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ERIC Number: ED052697
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jun
Pages: 14
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Counseling of Doctoral Candidates. Abstracts and Reviews of Research in Higher Education, Number 13.
Melnick, Murray
This report abstracts 13 studies directly or indirectly concerned with the counseling of graduate students. They identify some of the problems graduate students face and suggest changes that could be made in graduate programs to alleviate student dissatisfaction. The studies deal with: the need for counseling, the stifling of creativity, foreign language requirements, faculty-student contacts, predictions of postgraduate success, time taken to complete the PhD, and dropouts. (JS)
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Authoring Institution: Hofstra Univ., Hempstead, NY. Center for the Study of Higher Education.