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Rate of financial return to university schooling among lecturers in two public universities in Kenya

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dc.contributor.author TO Rugar, TMO Ayodo, JO Agak
dc.date.accessioned 2020-08-21T08:02:21Z
dc.date.available 2020-08-21T08:02:21Z
dc.date.issued 2010-05-01
dc.identifier.uri https://repository.maseno.ac.ke/handle/123456789/2253
dc.description.abstract Influence of education on earnings among workers is well documented. However, the level of relationship that exists between earnings and schooling among lecturers in public universities in Kenya remain undetermined. The purpose of this study was to establish the financial profitability of university schooling in Kenya. The study was based on the theory of investment in human capital which states that earnings rise with additional years of schooling. A combination of descriptive survey and correlation research designs were used in this study. Study population comprised of 4300 lecturers in seven public universities in Kenya. Using stratified sampling technique, 253 lecturers were sampled from two public universities. Primary data on financial costs, earnings, age, schooling, and experience were obtained through use of a questionnaire while secondary data from official documents provided additional data on costs … en_US
dc.publisher Academic Journals en_US
dc.subject Rate of return, University, schooling, lecturers, Kenya en_US
dc.title Rate of financial return to university schooling among lecturers in two public universities in Kenya en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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