Universities May Be Contributing to High Attrition Rates Among Graduate Students – The Atlantic
Posted: July 21, 2016 in College and Career Readiness, Education, Health and Fitness
Tags: attrition, culture, graduate school, ROI, Stress
“The students place these expectations on themselves, but sometimes feel the pressure from loved ones who have supported them through their education,” said Metzger, the psychiatrist. “A simple question of ‘Have you found a job yet?’ can [create] instant panic-like symptoms for graduate students.
Source: Universities May Be Contributing to High Attrition Rates Among Graduate Students – The Atlantic