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doctorate

The degree or status of a doctor as conferred by a university. A higher postgraduate qualification. See also DOCTOR OF MEDICINE.
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citizens awarded research doctorates from American universities in 2006 were ethnic minorities, according to a recent report released by the National Science Foundation in conjunction with the National Opinion Research Center and an assortment of government agencies.
This status is normally granted to a newly hired faculty member without a research doctorate but with substantive professional experience.
With the PhD degree, the MGH Institute now offers the full range of academic degrees: baccalaureate, master's, clinical doctorate, and now a research doctorate.
The SED, which has been conducted annually since 1957, is a census of all individuals who receive a research doctorate from a U.
It has been recommended by AACN to standardize terminology and titling to include research doctorate (PhD) and practice doctorate (DNP) for doctorate prepared nurses (AACN, 2004).
academic institutions awarded 48,802 research doctorate degrees in 2008, the sixth consecutive annual increase in U.
Outcomes and competencies for graduates of proctical/vocational, diploma, associate degree, baccalaureate, master's, practice doctorate, and research doctorate programs in nursing.
NLN support for diverse preparation for advanced practice is best articulated in the 2010 NLN monograph Outcomes and Competencies for Graduates of Practical/Vocational, Diploma, Associate Degree, Baccalaureate, Master's, Practice Doctorate, and Research Doctorate Programs in.
Outcomes and Competencies for Graduates of Practical/Vocational, Diploma, Associate Degree, Baccalaureate, Master's, Practice Doctorate, and Research Doctorate Programs in Nursing developed by the National League for Nursing; New York: National League for Nursing, 2010; 96 pages, $29.

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