Pathways after high school: evaluation of the Urban Alliance High School Internship Program

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Since its founding in 1996, Urban Alliance has placed over 2,700 youth in internships, growing to serve over 500 interns annually in four sites: Baltimore (since 2008), Chicago (2012), Northern Virginia (2013), and its original site, Washington, DC. As part of this expansion process, Urban Alliance commissioned the Urban Institute to conduct a six-year, randomized controlled trial (RCT) impact and process evaluation of its High School Internship Program. This report describes the early adulthood impacts of the Urban Alliance program, including college attendance, persistence, and job...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Pathways; Youth; Participation; Outcomes; Evaluation

Keywords: Youth transitions; Youth program; Internship; Skill development; Educational level; Survey; Statistical analysis; Policy implications; Program evaluation

Geographic subjects: United States; North America

Published: Washington, District of Columbia: Urban Institute, 2017

Physical description: xv, 188 p.

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https://www.urban.org/research/publication/pathways-after-high-school-evaluation-urban-alliance-high-school-internship-program

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 134.670

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