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ERIC Number: ED208728
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Pages: 6
Abstractor: N/A
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Berry College's Student Work Opportunity Program.
Shatto, Gloria
The student work opportunity program at Berry College, Mount Berry, Georgia, which provides valuable learning experiences and helps students meet educational expenses, is described. More than 87 percent of the 1980-81 graduates worked in an on-campus job while attending college. The on-campus jobs also provide essential services for the college, including grounds and building maintenance, campus security, and office work. Normally students work from 10 to 20 hours per week during the school year, and during vacation they may work full-time. For some students, a 40-hour work week and one course per quarter are allowed. Another option is an assured 10-hour a week job for students living in a campus residence hall. Students demonstrating need may be eligible for work assignments, ranging from $300 to $1,200 a year, on the condition that the student match the amount through individual work earnings. The college offers the associate of science degree; bachelors degrees in the arts, fine arts, music, and sciences; and the masters of business administration and master of education degrees. (SW)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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