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ERIC Number: ED270170
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Jun-30
Pages: 154
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Community College Involvement in the Education of Adults. Adult Education Funding and Control: Summary of Telephone Interviews with State Officials. First-Year Progress Report.
Center for the Study of Community Colleges, Los Angeles, CA.
Developed as part of a study of the education of adults at community colleges being conducted by the Center for the Study of Community Colleges, this report provides the results of informal telephone interviews with high-level state administrators in 36 states regarding adult education funding and control. For each state, a profile is presented including, with some variation, information on: (1) the state's community, junior, and technical college system; (2) the governance of the community colleges; (3) sources of two-year college revenues; (4) tuition policies for credit and non-credit courses; (5) state funding mechanisms for various community college programs, including adult and continuing education; (6) the state's definition of adult education programs; and (7) the allocation of responsibility for adult education among various segments of education. (RO)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Princeton, NJ.
Authoring Institution: Center for the Study of Community Colleges, Los Angeles, CA.
Note: For related documents, see JC 860 308-309.