Margaret H. DeFleur

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A national survey of hiring executives was conducted to assess the acceptability of a job applicant's qualifications for employment that included a degree earned solely online or one that included a significant amount of online coursework. The questionnaire was sent in response to job advertisements posted in newspapers in eight major metropolitan areas(More)
A national survey of health care administrators was used to assess the acceptability of a job applicant's qualifications that included a degree earned either online, partly online, or in a traditional program. A questionnaire was sent in response to job advertisements that were posted in newspapers from 38 metropolitan areas throughout the United States.(More)
just want to thank both of you for all of your support and love throughout my thesis. To my mother I want to thank you for always dropping everything you are doing to speak with me. To my father I want to thank you for your words of wisdom, patience, and understanding. To my brothers I love you both. I also would like to express my love and gratitude to all(More)
iii ABSTRACT Direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs receives significant attention from academic researchers. Advertising, however, is not the only way prescription drugs are discussed in the public sphere. Many Americans learn about science through mass media. Additionally, researchers believe readers place more trust in editorial content(More)
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