ERIC Number: EJ467190
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Academic Department Prestige: A New Measure Based on the Doctoral Student Labor Market.
Fogarty, Timothy J.; Saftner, Donald V.
Research in Higher Education, v34 n4 p427-49 Aug 1993
This article proposes that university department prestige can be measured by ability to place its doctoral recipients, as illustrated by analysis of accounting student placements. Resulting rankings of departments were evaluated for stability over time and against other program characteristics to illustrate the validity and uniqueness of the measure. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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