Table 1: Summary of regression analyses predicting success in college.

Predictor variable SE

GPA
 Study skills 3.12
 Inattention 1.14
 Hyperactivity −1.60
 ALAS
 Parental encourage..01
 Career motives 1.16
 Prove worth motives
 Expectation motives
 Encouragement motives 1.10
 Help family motives

Academic adjustment
 Study skills 5.36 <.001
 Inattention −1.21.23
 Hyperactivity .53
 ALAS 2.17 1.50 1.45 .15
 Parental encourage..30 2.67
 Career motives−5.55 1.68 −3.31
 Humanitarian motives 3.37 1.09 3.08
 Prove worth motives 1.71 2.67
 Expectation motives
 Encouragement motives −2.14 −2.22
 Help family motives

Social adjustment
 Study skills 1.51 .13
 Inattention−1.30 −4.43<.001
 Hyperactivity 1.49 .14
 ALAS 3.26 1.54 2.11 .04
 Parental encourage..21 1.85
 Career motives 1.68 .62
 Humanitarian motives2.351.12.172.09.04
 Prove worth motives .78
 Expectation motives .35
 Encouragement motives −3.63 −3.66<.001
 Help family motives .33

Satisfaction with life
 Study skills
 Inattention 2.18
 Hyperactivity
 ALAS
 Parental encourage. −2.55
 Career motives
 Humanitarian motives
 Prove worth motives
 Expectation motives −1.00
 Encouragement motives 1.38
 Help family motives