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Admission standards, planning could improve four-year college graduation rate

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The expectation of being able to graduate from college in four years may be gradually becoming obsolete.

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs Steve Light said to counter the trend, UND is moving toward being more selective with student admissions.


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Anna Burleson
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