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A Significant Racial Gap in Academic Preparation for a College-Level Curriculum

A Significant Racial Gap in Academic Preparation for a College-Level Curriculum

New information from the U.S. Department of Education shows that during the 2007-08 academic year, 30.2 percent of all first-year African American college students took remedial courses compared to 19.9 percent of first-year White students.