ERIC Number: ED022469
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968-Jun
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Course Offerings in Larger Junior/Community Colleges: A Comparative Study Based on Catalogs.
Metropolitan Junior Coll., Kansas City, MO.
The purposes of this study were (1) to list courses and to note curriculum trends in six areas of study, (2) to comment on the nature of these trends, and (3) to discover in which areas Metropolitan Junior College (Missouri) is lacking. Materials of interest to counselors, admissions directors, and administrators are included. The information was taken from the catalogs of 140 junior colleges with an enrollment of more than 1,500. Course listings are shown in six main categories: (1) humanities, (2) social sciences, (3) biological sciences, (4) physical sciences, (5) business, and (6) technical and vocational. A chart-guide of the sub-divisions within each category is provided for the reader's convenience. Metropolitan Junior College offerings compared favorably with other colleges in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and mathematics. It excelled in the biological sciences, but was lacking in its business course offerings. (HH)
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Authoring Institution: Metropolitan Junior Coll., Kansas City, MO.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri