ERIC Number: ED096884
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Postsecondary Education in Transition. The Regents 1974 Progress Report on EDUCATION BEYOND HIGH SCHOOL. The Regents Statewide Plan for the Development of Postsecondary Education, 1972. Draft.
New York State Education Dept., Albany.
This progress report examines past growth trends and identifies areas in which the New York State postsecondary system has made strides in adjusting to recent changes in the educational needs of students. Section 1, postsecondary education in New York State, examines the growth of the system; the changing times; and statewide progress in the area of student access, academic programs, and faculty. Section 2, adjustment to shifting enrollment levels, discusses the need for enrollment goals, full-time undergraduate enrollment projections, regents goals and amendments to the 1972 statewide plan, and the state financial policy. Section 3 investigates progress made by the postsecondary system toward the regents 1972 statewide plan goals. Emphasis is placed on equalization of educational opportunity, a comprehensive system of postsecondary education, excellence in the pursuit of knowledge, meeting the educational needs of society, and the responsiveness of the system to community needs. Section 4 a summary of regents recommendations and regents position on institutional recommendations, presents new recommendations; continued recommendations from 1971, 1968, and 1964; and action on institutional recommendations. Statistical data is provided. (MJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany.
Identifiers - Location: New York