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The assistance of many people was invaluable to the production of this report. Our thanks go to those at the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario, the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, the Council of Ontario Universities and Statistics Canada who reviewed the report and provided feedback and suggestions. A special thank you is extended to Kathryn McMullen, Richard Wiggers, Ursula McCloy, Steven Wald, Brian Corman, Sue Horton and Brian Campbell for their helpful comments and suggestions.

The author particularly wishes to extend her thanks to Shuping Liu from the Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario for her help with data analysis and verification.

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© Minister of Industry, 2012

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Catalogue no. 81-595-M, number 98

Frequency: Occasional

ISSN: 1711-831X


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