Texto & Contexto - Enfermagem
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ERDMANN, Alacoque Lorenzini et al. The achievement of excellence in Brazilian programs of post-graduation stricto sensu with a doctorate in nursing. Texto contexto - enferm. [online]. 2012, vol.21, n.1, pp. 130-139. ISSN 0104-0707. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0104-07072012000100015.
This study aimed to identify how the graduate programs in nursing stricto sensu evaluated by the Nursing field at Coordination of Improvement of Higher Education Personnel, in the triennium 2007-2009, achieved excellence - grade 6. Descriptive exploratory study of nature documentary, which examined the data of Reports Indicators of these Programs at the site of the Coordination cited, in 2010. We analyzed 99 chips of 33 programs for the triennium 2007 to 2009, grouped in sub-clauses of Social and item categories for grades 6/7. Presents the indicators of excellence of Americans and Brazilians Programs, the results of the triennial assessment relating to sub-items of item 5 and the description of program performance specified for the grade 6. It follows that the excellence of Programs has been gradually achieved, with performance in certain categories as those required by international standards, overcoming the obstacles to the achievement of excellence in all its fullness.
Keywords : Nursing; Education, nursing, graduate; Education in nursing.