ERIC Number: ED310662
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Profile of Pacific Higher Education.
Research and Development Cadre, Honolulu, HI.; Pacific Region Educational Program, Honolulu, HI.; Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
Comparative data concerning institutions of higher education in the Pacific Islands are tabulated and summarized to aid in program planning, development, and implementation in that region. The jurisdictions covered are: American Samoa; Palau; the Northern Mariana Islands; Micronesia; Kosrae; Pohnpei; Truk; Yap; Guam; Hawaii; and the Marshall Islands. The following topics are covered in narrative and/or tabular form: (1) history and mission/philosophy (American Samoa Community College, College of Micronesia System, Guam Community College, Northern Mariana College, University of Guam, and the University of Hawaii System); (2) organizational charts for each system; (3) campus location and facilities description; (4) admissions requirements; (5) continuing education and community services; and (6) comparative data (full- and part-time student population, student population by ethnic group, certificate and degree programs, student services, faculty degrees, administrators and staff, annual salaries, and annual budgets). A document order form is appended. (KM)
Descriptors: Admission Criteria, Adult Education, College Faculty, Community Colleges, Community Services, Comparative Analysis, Degrees (Academic), Educational Facilities, Enrollment, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Institutional Mission, Public Colleges, Teacher Qualifications, Teacher Salaries
Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, Office of Marketing/Document Reproduction Service, 101 S.W. Main St., Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204 ($7.85).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Research and Development Cadre, Honolulu, HI.; Pacific Region Educational Program, Honolulu, HI.; Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
Identifiers - Location: American Samoa; Guam; Hawaii; Marshall Islands; Northern Mariana Islands; Palau