ERIC Number: ED055578
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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Breaking the Access Barriers: A Profile of Two-Year Colleges.
Medsker, Leland L.; Tillery, Dale
This book describes the beginnings and expansion of the institution now known as the community or junior college. It covers the students, their diversity, career plans, ethnic background; the wide range of programs offered; the college's place in urban life; faculty and staff characteristics; control and financial support; and the private or independent college. In conclusion, the book identifies issues presently facing the colleges and offers recommendations for dealing with them. Tables and charts are provided. (HH)
McGraw-Hill Book Company, Hightstown, New Jersey 08520 ($5.95)
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Authoring Institution: Carnegie Commission on Higher Education , Berkeley, CA.