ERIC Number: ED210074
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-May
Occupational Education Master Plan, 1981-1986.
Maricopa County Community Coll. District, Phoenix, AZ.
This master plan is intended for use by the governing board, administration, faculty, and community of the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) as a standard against which progress in occupational education development and improvement can be measured. After Sections I and II provide a foreward and introduce members of MCCCD's governing board, administration, and task force on occupational education, Section III provides background material on the development and purpose of the five-year plan. Section IV presents definitions of key planning terms, including strategic planning, goals and objectives, and planning time periods. After Section V provides information about the planning environment, Section VI outlines underlying assumptions about political climate, future college role, local economy, enrollment trends, job training demands, population in-migration, student characteristics, staff, and flexibility and responsiveness. Section VII provides issues statements concerning external relations, internal processes, personnel issues, financial resources, public information, information needs, priority setting, student characteristics, delivery of occupational education, economic development needs, and placement. After Section VIII states the mission of occupational education in the district, Section IX presents goals and related objectives for each of the issues outlined in Section VII. Section X proposes a five-year capital plan, while Section XI reveals plans for evaluation and revision. Labor projections are appended. (AYC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maricopa County Community Coll. District, Phoenix, AZ.
Note: Prepared by the District Task Force on Occupational Education.