Home Articles Reader Opinion Editorial Book Reviews Discussion Writers Guide About TCRecord
transparent 13
Topics
Discussion
Announcements
 

The Credential Elite and the Credential Route to Success


by Paul W. Kingston - 1981

The importance of academic credentials is discussed in relation to the changing occupational composition of high-income earners, family status, and the prestige of particular degrees such as the MBA and JD. (Source: ERIC)


To view the full-text for this article you must be signed-in with the appropriate membership. Please review your options below:

Sign-in
Email:
Password:
Store a cookie on my computer that will allow me to skip this sign-in in the future.
Send me my password -- I can't remember it
 
Purchase this Article
Purchase The Credential Elite and the Credential Route to Success
Individual-Resource passes allow you to purchase access to resources one resource at a time. There are no recurring fees.
$12
Become a Member
Online Access
With this membership you receive online access to all of TCRecord's content. The introductory rate of $25 is available for a limited time.
$25
Print and Online Access
With this membership you receive the print journal and free online access to all of TCRecord's content.
$210


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 82 Number 4, 1981, p. 589-600
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 972, Date Accessed: 12/6/2019 11:08:26 PM

Purchase Reprint Rights for this article or review
 
Article Tools
Related Articles

Related Discussion
 
Post a Comment | Read All

About the Author
  • Paul Kingston
    Columbia University
    E-mail Author
    Paul W. Kingston is a research associate at the Center for the Social Sciences, Columbia University. His dissertation, "The High Income Track," analyzes the effects of the prestige-stratified educational system on chances of earning high income
 
Member Center
In Print
This Month's Issue

Submit
EMAIL

Twitter

RSS