ERIC Number: ED137049
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Higher Education Opportunities for American Indians, 1971-1972. A Consortium of Haskell Indian Junior College (Lawrence, Kansas); Institute of American Indian Arts (Santa Fe, New Mexico); Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (Albuquerque, New Mexico); Chilocco Indian School (Chilocco, Oklahoma).
Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC. Office of Education Programs.
Designed to assist American Indian youth in the school selection process, this directory of American Indian secondary and post secondary educational opportunities details programs and philosophies for five institutions. Specifically, this directory presents the following: (1) Post-High School Education and Training Programs Offered by the Bureau of Indian Affairs; (2) Haskell Indian Junior College (introduction, fact sheet, philosophy, flow chart and explanation, approved courses for employment assistance grants, and higher education grants); (3) Institute of American Indian Arts (philosophy, objectives, program, special financial assistance, flow chart and explanation, programs after completion of postgraduate study, fact sheet, major services to Indians, facilities, and locale); (4) Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (philosophy, flow chart, and explanation of flow chart); (5) Chilocco Indian School (history and purpose, philosophy, objectives, flow chart and explanation, and program); (6) Appendix (employment assistance grants and services, veterans' benefits, and application form). (JC)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC. Office of Education Programs.