Dear Academicians and Researchers,
We are taking the fi rst steps of our third year publication life with this April 2013. We are all proud of the
current status of the Journal of Higher Education and Science achieved by your cooperative eff orts as well
as outstanding articles submitted and incentive messages we receive alleviate our tiredness.
This issue includes articles on the problems of universities, and improvement in postgraduate education,
architectural education and national qualifi cations framework for higher education, vocational training in
the European Union, the cost of law school education, organizational commitment of foundation university
instructors, exposure of nursing students to violence, attitudes towards information technology in the
social program students of vocational schools, and an ontology construction on computer.
I would like to express my sincere thanks to our administrators, authors and my colleagues for their valuable
contributions in publication of our Journal.
With my best wishes,
Professor Şükrü Oğuz ÖZDAMAR, M.D.