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ntsNot the Same
ntsNothing to Say
ntsNot To Scale
ntsNeedless To Say
ntsNevada Test Site
ntsNational Trust for Scotland
ntsNational Testing Services (Pakistan)
ntsNote to Self
ntsNucleus Tractus Solitarius
ntsNew Testament Studies (professional journal)
ntsNumber the Stars (book by Lois Lowry)
ntsNot Too Shabby
ntsNotice of Trustee Sale (real estate forclosure)
ntsNational Technical Systems
ntsNT Server (Microsoft Windows)
ntsNational Topographic System (Canadian land systems - oil and gas)
ntsNon-Technical Summary
ntsNew Tech Solutions (various locations)
ntsNot Too Sure
ntsNaval Training Station
ntsNational Traffic System (amateur radio)
ntsNational Testing System
ntsNovell Technical Support
ntsNetwork Source
ntsNt Server
ntsNetwork Test System
ntsNt System
ntsNovell Technical Services
ntsNew Typesetting System
ntsNetwork Technical Support
ntsNational Training School
ntsNetwork Time Server
ntsNon-Temporary Storage
ntsNaval Training School (US Navy)
ntsNicotine Transdermal System
ntsNational Train Show (National Model Railroad Association)
ntsNational Transportation Statistics (report)
ntsNon-Technical Skill
ntsNational Transport Strategy (various locations)
ntsNetwork Time Service(s)
ntsNorad Tracks Santa
ntsNon-Traditional Student
ntsNet Travel Service (various locations)
ntsNeed to Sleep
ntsNight Targeting System
ntsNurse Training School
ntsNumber Translation Service (Telco)
ntsNasotracheal Suctioning
ntsNetwork Television Station
ntsNote the Sarcasm
ntsNew Technologies Support (group)
ntsNaval Telecommunications System
ntsNederlandse Televisie Stichting
ntsNippon Tokushu Sokki (Japan)
ntsNaval Transportation Service (US Navy)
ntsNational Theatre Society (Ireland)
ntsNew Teacher Standards (Kentucky)
ntsNontradable Shares (Chinese Stock Market)
ntsNetwork Tracking System
ntsNetwork TeleSystems (Sunnyvale, CA)
ntsNavy Torpedo Station
ntsNet Trade Sales
ntsNear Term Schedule (various organizations)
ntsNative Title Service (Australia)
ntsNatural Therapeutics Specialist
ntsNew Tactical System
ntsNielsen Tennis Stadium (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
ntsNo Torsion System
ntsNew Toy Syndrome
ntsnegative torque sensing (aviation)
ntsNational Tribology Services (oil analysis lab)
ntsN-Terminal Subdomain
ntsNANA Training Systems (training and consulting organization; Alaska)
ntsNational Topographical System (Canada)
ntsNorthern Transmission System
ntsNash the Slash (musician)
ntsNashua Transit System
ntsNon-Terminal Symbol (computer science)
ntsNaval Target Sub-Division (US Navy)
ntsNorwalk Transit System (Norwalk, CA)
ntsName-Tree Service
ntsNational Training Services (Northampton, UK)
ntsNorthwest TeleHealth Services
ntsNominal Tube Size
ntsNonresident Tracking System
ntsCarl Zeiss Nano Technology Systems
ntsNational Transmittal System
ntsNaviant Technology Solutions, Inc.
ntsNaval Technical Services
ntsNielsen Television Service
ntsNon-Tariff Size
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Non-traditional students often lack the academic persistence to persevere and complete degrees (Bergman, Gross, Berry, & Shuck, 2014).
Engagement, its influences as well as consequences for the disaggregated non-traditional student groups can be analysed based on the findings reported in Tables 3, 4 and 5, respectively.
Our aim in writing this paper was to deepen understanding of the first-year experience of a non-traditional student using a phenomenological approach.
According to the data, by managing one's image in order to keep it associated to the idea of a strong individual, the non-traditional student communicates the impression of being more able to achieve greater opportunities at work, which tends to result in positive consequences in the home and study domains, as it increases self-esteem, competence and the economic and social status of the individual (Mallinckrodt & Leong, 1992).
For the purpose of this article, "re-entry students," "adult students," or "non-traditional students" describes students who have some previous college experience but are returning to classes after a period of time.
While the demographic characteristics of the non-traditional student are reasonably well-understood, the sources of their stress with college life and the coping strategies they employ have not been as thoroughly researched.
For this reason, educators are unlikely to use the label 'non-traditional student' when referring to student-workers in secondary schools despite the fact that school students who have paid part-time jobs are now becoming the norm in Australia.
Relative to Hypothesis 5, there is a difference between the non-traditional student and the traditional students' expectations for personal development and preparation for career goals.
With programs catering to adult and non-traditional students, these schools have experienced record growth in an otherwise weak economy.
This "help seeking" behavior is a quality found more often in the non-traditional student than the traditional student (Graham & Donaldson, 1999; Merriam & Brockett, 1997).
This authors' experiences at a small schools suggests that smaller schools attempt to reach non-traditional students by building on their strongest programs and incrementally moving towards meeting the needs of the non-traditional student.
"The environmental resources CD is developed with the non-traditional student in mind.
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