ERIC Number: EJ648329
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
The Shortage of Doctorally Prepared Nursing Faculty: A Dire Situation.
Berlin, Linda E.; Sechrist, Karen R.
Nursing Outlook, v50 n2 p50-56 Mar-Apr 2002
Analysis of national survey data on nursing faculty identified the following trends: since 1993, the mean age of doctorally prepared faculty has increased; average retirement age is 62.5; 200-300 faculty are eligible for retirement annually from 2003-2012; mean number of years in nursing doctoral programs is 8.3. Earlier entry into doctoral programs and full-time study are recommended. (Contains 40 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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