ERIC Number: EJ575553
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Graduate Students: Institutional Climates and Disciplinary Cultures.
Hirt, Joan B.; Muffo, John A.
New Directions for Institutional Research, v25 n2 p17-33 Sum 1998
Examines the decentralized and discipline-specific nature of graduate education and how it creates a unique and diverse climate for graduate students. The current population of graduate students is described, research on graduate students is described, focusing on four factors that influence the student environment and five types of student. Recommendations are made for further research. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Campus Climate: Understanding the Critical Components of Today's Colleges and Universities," No. 98.