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Table 5 Time path of median legacy and white non-legacy class rank

From: What happens after enrollment? An analysis of the time path of racial differences in GPA and major choice

  Base rank Adjusting for mean grade Adjusting for selection
  Non-legacy Legacy Difference Non-legacy Legacy Difference Non-legacy Legacy Difference
Year 1 0.631 0.480 -0.152 0.636 0.522 -0.114 0.628 0.536 -0.092
Year 2 0.612 0.605 -0.007 0.628 0.573 -0.055 0.628 0.613 -0.014
Year 3 0.628 0.589 -0.039 0.606 0.572 -0.033 0.620 0.561 -0.058
Year 4 0.620 0.523 -0.097 0.639 0.504 -0.135 0.634 0.504 -0.130
Gain from          
Year 1 to Year 4 -0.012 0.043 0.055 0.003 -0.018 -0.021 0.006 -0.032 -0.038
  1. Note: “Base Rank” denotes the median class rank, “Adjusting for Mean Grade” denotes the median class rank but adjusted by average course grades, and “Adjusting for Selection” denotes the median class rank adjusted for course selection. Non-Legacy refers only to white non-legacy.