ERIC Number: ED028293
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jan
Reference Count: 0
College Transfer, Associate Degree Vocational Diploma and Apprenticeship Enrollments Wisconsin Vocational, Technical, and Adult Education Schools, Fall 1967.
Hawthorne, Phyllis; Lins, L.J.
A comprehensive survey of the 63 schools in Wisconsin offering vocational, technical, and adult education courses in the 1967-68 school year was conducted to obtain a description of current programs. A total of 186,665 students were enrolled. Complete data were obtained on 34 schools. Some study highlights were: (1) New resident students constituted 51.5 percent of the total group, (2) 32.8 percent of the total state resident enrollment were in the 13 technical institutes, (3) Approximately three fourths of the total resident enrollment at vocational-technical schools were new resident students, (4) More than one half of the total number of students were 20 years of age or older, (5) The majority of the students a t the technical institutes came from the younger age groups, (6) A greater percentage of the students were enrolled full time in an associate degree and vocational diploma program than in college transfer programs, (7) Many students at the vocational, technical, and adult education schools traveled beyond a reasonable commuting distance to attend, and (8) Out-of-school enrollments were small in number. Included in the document are both narrative descriptions and tables classifying data by institutions and type of program. (DM)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Apprenticeships, Associate Degrees, Enrollment, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Regional Schools, School Surveys, State Surveys, Statistical Data, Student Characteristics, Technical Education, Technical Institutes, Transfer Programs, Vocational Education, Vocational Schools
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Coordinating Council for Higher Education, Madison.