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Table 1 Cronbach Alpha Reliability Coefficients for Applicant and Entrant Samples

From: Graduate entry to medicine: widening psychological diversity

Measure Trait Applicant Sample n = 313 Entrant Sample n = 285 Test Retest* n = 40
Goldberg Big 5 Emotional Stability Surgency Intellect Agreeableness Conscientiousness .76 .78 .74 .81 .77 .82 .83 .72 .83 .79 .61 .79 .53 .72 .75
PQA LibCom: Moral Orientation .87 .86 .50
  NACE:    
  Narcissism Aloofness Confidence Empathy .79 .78 .82 .79 .83 .82 .82 .80 .48 .74 .84 .79
DASS Depression Anxiety Stress .82 .73 .77 .87 .78 .81 .72 .65 .78
  1. * 40 participants completed the tests at application and 11 months later on entrance to their course.