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ERIC Number: EJ589788
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
Diplomas for Sale on Moscow's Streets.
Macwilliams, Bryon
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n45 pA43-A44 Jul 16 1999
For $800 Muscovites buy blank diplomas from established universities, bearing official stamps, with desired major and date of graduation; another $50 buys blank transcripts. Professors often require students to take courses outside the core curriculum in order to pass exams for which they demand cash payments or goods. Admission is often based more on prepayment than on academic qualifications. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Russia (Moscow)