ERIC Number: EJ633676
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Factors in Decisions of Underrepresented Minorities To Forego Science and Engineering Doctoral Study: A Pilot Study.
Brazziel, Marian E.; Brazziel, William F.
Journal of Science Education and Technology, v10 n3 p273-81 Sep 2001
Relates concerns for minority students regarding their reluctance to pursue advanced study. Concerns include financing of study, weaknesses in advisement practices and systems, lack of knowledge about the rewards of doctoral employment, and employment after graduation. Suggests early socialization and expanded funding as correctives. (Author/MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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