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ERIC Number: ED125418
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 397
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Extending Opportunities for a College Degree: Practices, Problems, and Potentials.
Medsker, Leland; And Others
The extension of opportunity to people--usually adults--to pursue college degree programs without the time and space restrictions characteristic of programs for students of conventional college age is of major importance in American postsecondary education. A general discussion of the policy issues in this area introduces a variety of such programs presently in operation. Issues involve: approaches to extended degree programs; students; curricula and modes of instruction; recruiting and student services; organization of extended degree programs; staffs and staffing features; economics; planning. Program flexibility and content are important in the eyes of the students. (Author/KE)
Center for Research and Development, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 ($6.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC. RANN Program.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Berkeley. Center for Research and Development in Higher Education.