ERIC Number: ED084370
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-May-15
Reference Count: N/A
A Comparative Study of MDTA (Manpower Development and Training Act), Institutional Training in Community Colleges, Public Vocational Schools, and Private Institutions.
Harris (Sam) Associates, Ltd., Washington, DC.
The study was undertaken for the purpose of developing and testing a methodology for measuring the relative cost-effectiveness of MDTA training conducted within public vocational schools, community colleges and private training institutions. The three principal objectives of the study were: to compare the cost-effectiveness of each type of facility for selected occupational offerings, ascertaining and comparing the cost-effectiveness in terms of outcomes, and analyzing the interrelationship between trainee characteristics, type of training facility, and outcome variables. (Author)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Correlation, Cost Effectiveness, Educational Programs, Labor Force Development, Private Schools, Vocational High Schools, Vocational Schools
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA. 22151 (PB-222 129, MF $1.45, HC $3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Policy, Evaluation, and Research.
Authoring Institution: Harris (Sam) Associates, Ltd., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Manpower Development and Training Act