ERIC Number: ED307840
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Aug-20
Reference Count: N/A
A Self-Instructional Course in Student Financial Aid Administration. Support Booklet for a Self-Instructional Course in Student Financial Aid Administration. Second Edition.
Washington Consulting Group, Inc., Washington, DC.; Office of Student Financial Assistance (ED), Washington, DC.
This component of the Department of Education's (ED) 17-module self-instructional course in student financial aid administration (designed to teach novice financial aid administrators and other institutional personnel about the management of federal financial aid programs authorized by Title IV of the Higher Education Act) is a support booklet providing reference materials for the course and guidelines for study beyond the course. It contains compiled versions of the acronyms, glossaries, references, bibliography and index sections of the 17 course modules. Guidelines for further study include continued self-instruction, formal training sessions and individualized technical assistance (sponsored by the ED Office of Student Financial Assistance), professional association membership (such as the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators and National Association of College and University Business Officers), and informal networking among aid administrators. (SM)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, Administrator Role, Computation, Educational Finance, Eligibility, Federal Aid, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Higher Education, Program Administration, Programed Instructional Materials, Reference Materials, Student Financial Aid, Student Financial Aid Officers
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Washington Consulting Group, Inc., Washington, DC.; Office of Student Financial Assistance (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act Title IV