Ego Resilience, Career Decision-Making Self-Efficacy and Job Seeking Stress of Senior Nursing Students

간호대학생 고학년의 자아탄력성, 진로결정자기효능감과 취업스트레스

  • Received : 2019.02.07
  • Accepted : 2019.04.20
  • Published : 2019.04.28


This study examined the relationships among ego resilience, career decision-making self-efficacy and job-seeking stress of senior nursing students. Data was collected through self-reporting questionnaire to 175 nursing students 3rd and 4th grade. Stepwise multiple regression revealed grade, career decision-making self-efficacy, satisfaction on university life to be significant predictors of job-seeking stress. These variables accounted for 13.5% of job-seeking stress. Therefore, it is necessary to reduce the job-seeking stress of senior nursing students through multidisciplinary intervention which strengthens career decision-making self-efficacy considering grade, satisfaction on university life.

Table 1. General Characteristics of Subjects

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Table 2. Ego Resilience, Career Decision-Making Self-Efficacy, Job-Seeking Stress according to General Characteristics

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Table 3. Correlation among Ego Resilience, Career Decision-Making Self-Efficacy, Job-Seeking Stress

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Table 4. Factors Influencing on Job-Seeking Stress

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