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ERIC Number: ED014265
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Pages: 122
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THE TWO-YEAR COLLEGE IN VIRGINIA.
BRUMBAUGH, A.J.
FOLLOWING A REVIEW OF THE STATUS OF POST-HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION, A COMMITTEE OF THE HIGHER EDUCATION STUDY COMMISSION RECOMMENDED (1) A STATEWIDE SYSTEM OF COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY COLLEGES, COORDINATED WITH OTHER SEGMENTS OF HIGHER EDUCATION, (2) A BOARD OF COMMUNITY COLLEGES AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, TO OPERATE UNDER THE STATE COUNCIL OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN DEVELOPMENT OF A STATEWIDE PLAN, FORMULATION OF POLICIES, AND DETERMINATION OF FINANCIAL NEEDS, (3) TRANSFER OF 2-YEAR BRANCHES OF SENIOR INSTITUTIONS TO THE NEW BOARD, (4) DEVELOPMENT OF CRITERIA FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF 2-YEAR POST-HIGH SCHOOL INSTITUTIONS, (5) LOCAL BOARDS OR ADVISORY COMMITTEES FOR EACH INSTITUTION, (6) EFFECTIVE ARTICULATION, AND (7) POLICIES AND REGULATIONS TO PROTECT AND PRESERVE THE IDENTITY OF THE 2-YEAR COLLEGE. RECOMMENDED CRITERIA FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF 2-YEAR COLLEGES INCLUDE (1) MINIMUM POTENTIAL ENROLLMENT OF 400 STUDENTS, (2) STRONG LOCAL INTEREST IN THE COLLEGE, (3) ASSURANCE OF ADEQUATE FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR CAPITAL OUTLAY AND OPERATING COSTS, AND (4) ACCESSIBILITY. (WO)
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Authoring Institution: Virginia State Council of Higher Education, Richmond.
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