WWC review of this study

Late interventions matter too: The case of college coaching in New Hampshire (NBER Working Paper 19031).

Carrell, S., & Sacerdote, B. (2013). Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research.

  • Randomized Controlled Trial
     examining 
    1,149
     Students
    , grade
    12

Reviewed: October 2013

At least one statistically significant positive finding
Meets WWC standards without reservations
Access and enrollment outcomes—Statistically significant positive effects found
Outcome
measure
Comparison Period Sample Intervention
mean
Comparison
mean
Significant? Improvement
    index
ESSA
rating

Postsecondary enrollment

College Coaching Program vs. Business as usual

end of coaching program

Full sample;
1,149 students

N/A

N/A

No

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Postsecondary enrollment

College Coaching Program vs. Business as usual

end of coaching program

Women;
517 students

N/A

N/A

Yes

 
 
12

Postsecondary enrollment

College Coaching Program vs. Business as usual

end of coaching program

Men;
632 students

N/A

N/A

No

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Credit accumulation and persistence outcomes—Indeterminate effects found
Outcome
measure
Comparison Period Sample Intervention
mean
Comparison
mean
Significant? Improvement
    index
ESSA
rating

Enrolled 3 or more semesters after high school

College Coaching Program vs. Business as usual

2 years after high school

Full sample;
950 students

N/A

N/A

No

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More Outcomes
Show Supplemental Findings

Enrolled 3 or more semesters after high school

College Coaching Program vs. Business as usual

2 years after high school

Women;
419 students

N/A

N/A

Yes

 
 
10

Enrolled 3 or more semesters after high school

College Coaching Program vs. Business as usual

2 years after high school

Men;
531 students

N/A

N/A

No

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Characteristics of study sample as reported by study author.


  • 31% Free or reduced price lunch

  • Female: 45%
    Male: 55%
  • Race
    Not specified
    16%
    White
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