A Meta-Study of Journal of College Counseling (JCC) Author and Article Publication Characteristics From 1998 to 2009


concerning this article should be addressed to Rebekah Byrd, Department of Human Development and Learning, East Tennessee State University, PO Box 70458, Johnson City, TN 37614-0685 (e-mail: byrdrj@etsu.edu).


Patterns of articles accepted for publication in the Journal of College Counseling from the past 12 years were reviewed in this metastudy. Results were described and statistically analyzed to identify trends over time in characteristics of authors, including sex, institutional classifications, employment setting, and domicile, and characteristics of articles, including article type, research design, sample size, types of participants, and statistical procedures.