ERIC Number: EJ370610
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Understanding What Motivates Someone to Pursue Pharmacy Graduate Education.
Gagnon, Jean Paul; Cocolas, George H.
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, v52 n1 p10-15 Spr 1988
A survey found that key variables motivating pharmacy students to pursue graduate study include better career opportunities, intellectual satisfaction, and more challenging work. Almost one-half of the respondents' interest was triggered by a faculty member's encouragement, and geographic area was a larger factor in program choice than was program quality. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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