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ERIC Number: ED037183
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Pages: 147
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Aspirations, Enrollments, and Resources The Challenge to Higher Education in the Seventies.
Froomkin, Joseph
This study attempts to estimate the federal resources required to fulfill the aspirations of Americans for post-secondary education and draws up 2 possible levels of support to be reached by 1976--one to meet the nation's minimum aspirations and one which is more likely to allow the poor to participate in post-secondary education. The report is divided in 4 parts. Part 1 discusses the benefits of higher education and examines the revolution in social demand for higher education. Part 2 summarizes the research on certain policies of post-secondary institutions. It also presents an analysis of the relation of institutional characteristics to admission policies and subsidies to students. Part 3 deals with graduate education and the pros and cons of general institutional aid. Part 4 is devoted to estimating financial needs of students and institutions, outlining a program and discussing various alternative levels of federal aid to higher education. Eight appendices containing mostly statistical data are attached. (AF)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (FS 5.250:50058, $1.25)
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Authoring Institution: Office of Program Planning and Evaluation (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
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