• May 30, 2015

Regressions and Jackknives: How a University Goes Through the NRC’s Process

If you’ve glanced at the National Research Council’s new report on U.S. doctoral programs, you’re probably wondering what in the world their “S-rankings” and “R-rankings” represent. We’ll explain, using one imaginary program: Merrow University’s doctoral program in geology.

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1. lonbordin - October 04, 2010 at 10:25 pm

The data is so old that it is not only "not useful" but a misrepresentation of todays programs.

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