ERIC Number: EJ393912
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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High School Students' Motivations for a Career as a Physician.
Wagoner, Norma E.; Bridwell, Sandra D.
Academic Medicine, v64 n6 p325-27 Jun 1989
Among high-achieving high school students surveyed, 93 percent of Whites and 82 percent of Blacks aspired to graduate and professional degrees. Physician was second career choice for 30 percent of White and 17 percent of Black students. The groups differed in some motivation factors for considering any career choice and career values perceptions. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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