Nursing doctoral program evaluation: Alumni outcomes.

  title={Nursing doctoral program evaluation: Alumni outcomes.},
  author={Jurate A Sakalys and M L Stember and Joan Kathy Magilvy},
  journal={Journal of professional nursing : official journal of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing},
  volume={17 2},
Meaningful examination of program outcomes is one of the most challenging tasks facing faculty and administrators involved in the design and delivery of educational programs. This article reports the outcomes for one doctoral program in nursing and elucidates salient conceptual and methodologic issues in educational outcomes research for this discipline. Career development, scholarly productivity, and professional leadership were the foci of this outcomes study. Three instruments were used… CONTINUE READING