Grade Inflation: A Problem in Nursing?
Abstract:This article examines grade inflation in higher education and in nursing education. The factors related to grade inflation and consequences of grade inflation are explored. Actions that address grade inflation and recommendations for future research in nursing education are provided.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: May 1, 2012
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