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PEDAR: Executive Summary Competing Choices: Men's and Women's  Paths After Earning a Bachelor's Degree
Introduction
Gender Differences
Characteristics at Bachelor's Degree Receipt
Experiences After Graduation
Age, Major, and Grade-Point Average
Interrelationships Among Transitions
Marriage
Parenthood
Graduate School Enrollment and Attainment
Employment
Effects of Marriage and Parenthood on Graduate Enrollment After Controlling for Other Variables
Research Methodology
References
Full Report (PDF)
Executive Summary (PDF)
Gender Differences


Women’s and men’s characteristics and experiences differed both at the time they received their bachelor’s degree and during the next 4 years.


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