ERIC Number: ED163085
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Graduate Record Examinations. Technical Manual.
Conrad, Linda, Ed.; And Others
This manual supplements previous guides to the use of the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE). It provides sufficient detailed information about the GREs to permit measurement specialists and institutional researchers, as well as faculty members and administrators, to understand the development of the tests and to evaluate their usefulness. Chapters include: (1) A Brief Historical Review of the Graduate Record Examinations; (2) Purposes and General Characteristics of the Aptitude Test and Advanced Tests; (3) Development of the Aptitude Test; (4) Development of the Advanced Tests; (5) Statistical Methods and Analyses of the Graduate Record Examinations; and (6) Validity of the Graduate Record Examinations. Appendixes include information unique to the Aptitude Test and to each of the 20 Advanced Tests including item types, test specifications, norms, and a variety of summary statistics. (ROF)
Descriptors: Aptitude Tests, College Entrance Examinations, Content Analysis, Graduate Study, Guides, Higher Education, Literature Reviews, Scores, Statistical Data, Test Construction, Test Interpretation, Test Reliability, Test Validity
Graduate Record Examinations, Educational Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey 08541 ($6.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Graduate Record Examinations