ERIC Number: ED176701
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
A Study of Dental Graduates of the WICHE Student Exchange Programs Showing the Relation of That Group to the Dental Manpower of the Sending States.
Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO.
Tables are presented that detail the relation of 422 Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) exchange program dental graduates to the dental manpower of the following sending states: Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. Tables show the location of the WICHE graduates, the number of dentists in the WICHE sending states, an analysis of the ratio of program graduates with permanent addresses and dental manpower in WICHE sending states, and an analysis of graduates and current dental manpower in the 10 states combined and by state. Among findings of the study are that 59 percent of the graduates were located in 1975 in the home state that had sent them as exchange students, 124 graduates were located in the three states having receiving dental schools, the graduates of the seven WICHE schools constitute 23 percent of all the student exchange program graduates located in the 10 sending states combined, and 26 graduates were located in the United States outside the WICHE region. (PHR)
Descriptors: Cooperative Programs, Dental Schools, Dentists, Followup Studies, Geographic Distribution, Higher Education, Labor Utilization, Statistical Data, Student Exchange Programs, Surveys, Tables (Data)
Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, P.O. Drawer P, Boulder, CO 80302
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO.
Identifiers - Location: Alaska; Arizona; Colorado; Hawaii; Idaho; Montana; Nevada; New Mexico; Utah; Wyoming