TITLE

Costly Schooling for M.D.s

PUB. DATE
November 1960
SOURCE
Time;11/14/1960, Vol. 76 Issue 20, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the cost for studying medicine in the U.S. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, medical students spend 10,000 dollars on their education, which is about twice as much for their training compared to other graduate students. Meanwhile, it points out that medical students usually receive about 500 dollars in outside help compared to the 2,000 dollars received by nonmedical graduate students.
ACCESSION #
54202854

 

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