Tag: The Chronicle of Higher Education

Big Intellect, Little Discipline, Little Achievement

By Thomas J. Stanley on Sep 3rd, 2013 in Mentor's Corner

Here is a short piece about an interesting article published in The Chronicle of Higher Education, i.e. “Ph.D. Attrition: How Much is Too Much?”.  The subtitle of this article is indeed telling: A disturbing 50 percent of doctoral students leave graduate school without finishing.  How can this be possible?  The large majority of doctoral students […]