ERIC Number: ED311755
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Non-Credit Instructional Activities, January 1, 1988 through June 30, 1988, with Trend Information from 1983. State University of New York. Report Number 20-89.
State Univ. of New York, Albany. Central Staff Office of Institutional Research.
The responses of the State University of New York (SUNY) constituent institutions to the biannual survey of Non-Credit Instructional Activities for January 1, 1988 through June 30, 1988 are summarized. For each non-credit instructional activity reported, the following information was provided by the campuses: contact hours; continuing education value; course location; instruction type; instructor type; number of registrations; organizing unit; revenue source; subject area; and target clientele. Definitions of terms are provided. Three parts are as follows: (1) SUNY summary reports of the number of non-credit instructional activities and registrations, January 1, 1988 through June 30, 1988; (2) SUNY trend reports summarizing non-credit instructional activities and registrations, 1983 through June 30, 1988; and (3) SUNY detail report of each non-credit instructional activity, by subject area, title, and campus, January 1, 1988 through June 30, 1988. Some non-credit activities for adults considering career changes include choices and changes for women, plan your career, and resume clinic. Examples of non-credit activities for in-service education include graphic presentations, public speaking, and telemarketing. Programs to enhance personal growth include self-help for smokers, world religions, and wilderness camping in winter. An appendix offers a map of SUNY institutions and a chronology of dates of establishment of SUNY institutions. A list of publications by SUNY's Central Staff Office of Institutional Research is included. (SM)
Descriptors: Adult Education, College Attendance, Continuing Education, Educational Demand, Educational Supply, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Noncredit Courses, School Registration, State Surveys, State Universities, Student Interests
Office of Institutional Research, State University of New York, State University Plaza, Albany, NY 12246.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: State Univ. of New York, Albany. Central Staff Office of Institutional Research.