ERIC Number: ED069202
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
Reference Count: 0
The Costs and Benefits of Graduate Education: A Commentary with Recommendations.
McCarthy, Joseph L.; Deener, David R.
The principal objectives of this study of the costs and benefits of graduate education (the Gradcost Study) were: (1) to collect on a comprehensive nationwide basis published and other available information concerning the total costs and benefits of graduate education in colleges and universities; and (2) to summarize and analyze this information so as to identify and evaluate by discipline, by level, and by apparent quality of the graduate program and the type of institution (a) the major elements of total costs and benefits in graduate education, (b) the definitions of these elements, (c) the alternative procedures for allocating these total costs and benefits, and (d) illustrative data giving ranges of total costs and benefits. (HS)
Descriptors: Costs, Educational Benefits, Educational Economics, Educational Finance, Financial Policy, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Student Costs
HE 003 395, HE 003 396, HE 003 397 available from The Council of Graduate Schools in the United States, 1 Dupont Circle, Washington, D. C. 20036 ($5.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council of Graduate Schools in the U.S., Washington, DC.