ERIC Number: ED295692
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Exemplary Academic Programs at the Community College. Volume I.
Bazer, Gerald, Ed.
Brief descriptions are provided of 54 community college programs identified as outstanding by the National Council of Instructional Administrators. Organized alphabetically by program title, the descriptions include the name of the college president, the name of a contact person, and the name, address, and telephone number of the college. The compendium includes programs in art, banking and financial services, broadcasting and television, calculus, chemistry, college preparation, commercial art technology, computer-integrated manufacturing, computer training, cooperative associate degrees, coordinated studies, culinary arts, hotel restaurant management, dental hygiene, diagnostic medical imaging, dietetics, early English composition assessment, furniture manufacturing, General Educational Development assistance, hazardous materials management, industrial video production, interior design, nursing, office information technology, photo offset, physician assistance, music, psychology, radiologic technology, respiratory care, restaurant and hotel cookery, special topics, substance abuse counseling, swine management, technical writing and editing, and entrepreneurial development. In addition, descriptions are provided of two honors programs, a learning center using interactive video and computer-assisted instruction, a program for displaced homemakers, a fully networked campus, an integrated program for high school and community college students, a retraining program for displaced auto workers, an alternative delivery system for basic skills instruction, a cooperative hotel training program, and a program for high school dropouts. (MDB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Association of Community and Junior Colleges, Washington, DC. National Council of Instructional Administrators.