A Data-Based Assessment of Research-Doctorate Programs in the United States

@inproceedings{Ostriker2011ADA,
  title={A Data-Based Assessment of Research-Doctorate Programs in the United States},
  author={Jeremiah P. Ostriker and Charlotte V. Kuh and James A Voytuk},
  year={2011}
}
A Data-Based Assessment of Research-Doctorate Programs in the United States provides an unparalleled dataset that can be used to assess the quality and effectiveness of doctoral programs based on measures important to faculty, students, administrators, funders, and other stakeholders. The data, collected for the 2005-2006 academic year from more than 5,000 doctoral programs at 212 universities, covers 62 fields. Included for each program are such characteristics as faculty publications, grants… 
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