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ERIC Number: ED183079
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Pages: 17
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Why Go to College. A Documentary Report on the Personal Benefits of Higher Education.
Alexander, Aaron
An advertisement for higher education, and specifically for the City University of New York (CUNY), presents data to support arguments in favor of college education. The benefits described include: preparation for a career, increased job opportunities, occupational mobility, and personal fulfillment. Also listed are numerous occupations and the percentage of growth expected in each within the coming decade. The categories of jobs include: professional and technical; managers, proprietors, and officials; sales workers; clerical workers; crafts; operatives; service workers; and farm workers. One page is devoted to the advantages of attending CUNY, and the CUNY institutions and their addresses are listed. (MSE)
Professional Staff Congress, CUNY, 25 W. 43rd St., New York, NY 10036 ($1.00).
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Professional Staff Congress of the City Univ. of New York, NY.
Identifiers: City University of New York
Note: Advertising Supplement to the New York Times. References notes may be marginally legible due to small type.