ERIC Number: ED125491
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Recommendations for Regional Action for Optometric, Osteopathic and Podiatric Education in New England.
Selden, William K.
The New England Board of Higher Education presents findings and recommendations concerning the optometric, osteopathic, and podiatric education in the New England area. After a description of each of the professions, the following topics are discussed: interprofessional relationships, manpower needs, educational demands, college programs, financial and cost estimates, recent developments, and alternatives for optometric, osteopathic, and podiatric education. Tables cover: (1) student grade-point average; (2) enrollment by profession, by school, by minority groups, and by males and females; (3) student costs; (4) manpower statistics by profession; and (5) operating expenses for each professional institution. (KE)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Allied Health Occupations Education, Career Opportunities, Educational Development, Educational Finance, Educational Planning, Enrollment, Females, Higher Education, Labor Force Development, Labor Needs, Males, Medical Education, Minority Groups, Operating Expenses, Optometry, Podiatry, Program Development, Regional Planning, Student Costs
New England Board of Higher Education, 40 Grove Street, Wellesley, Massachusetts 02181
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources Administration (DHEW/PHS), Bethesda, MD. Bureau of Health Manpower.
Authoring Institution: New England Board of Higher Education, Wellesley, MA.