ERIC Number: ED172596
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Undergraduate Programs of Cooperative Education in the United States & Canada.
Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA. Cooperative Education Research Center.; National Commission for Cooperative Education, Boston, MA.
Information on cooperative education programs gathered by survey is presented. Listed are 992 programs operational with 459 junior-college programs and 533 four-year-college programs. In addition to listing the colleges and universities with such programs, six categories of information about the institution and the program are provided if known. The categories are: (1) institutional level; (2) the curricula that have the cooperative plan; (3) the length of the cooperative workterm; (4) the number of workterms provided by the program; (5) the number of years required for the degree; and (6) whether or not degree credit taking the place of credits earned through the classroom is given based on cooperative work experience. In addition, the listing notes whether the program is fully operational or recently put into operation, and includes the enrollment for the 1977-78 academic year. The listing is in chart form, by state. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Associate Degrees, Bachelors Degrees, College Credits, College Curriculum, Cooperative Education, Cooperative Programs, Courses, Directories, Enrollment Rate, Experiential Learning, Field Experience Programs, Field Instruction, Higher Education, School Business Relationship, School Schedules
National Commission for Cooperative Education, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA. Cooperative Education Research Center.; National Commission for Cooperative Education, Boston, MA.
Note: Not available in paper copy due to marginal legibility of small print