ERIC Number: ED331441
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
A Compilation of Federal Education Laws. Volume III--Higher Education. As Amended through December 31, 1990. Prepared for the Use of the Committee on Education and Labor, U.S. House of Representatives. One Hundred Second Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
A compilation of 22 federal laws that pertain to higher education is presented. Sections cover general higher education programs; Native American higher education; the National Science Foundation; mathematics, science, and engineering; and assistance to specified institutions. The text of the Higher Education Act of 1965 makes up the bulk of the document, with its 15 titles addressing: postsecondary programs for nontraditional students; academic library and information technology enhancement; institutional aid; student assistance; educator recruitment, retention, and development; international education programs; construction, reconstruction, and renovation of academic facilities; cooperative education; graduate programs; postsecondary improvement programs; partnerships for economic development and urban community service; and others. Additional legislation includes the Navajo Community College Act; the Tribally Controlled Community College Assistance Act of 1978; the National Science Foundation Act of 1950; and the Excellence in Mathematics, Science, and Engineering Education Act of 1990. (LPT)
Descriptors: American Indian Education, Black Colleges, College Libraries, Continuing Education, Cooperative Education, Economic Development, Educational Legislation, Educationally Disadvantaged, Engineering Education, Facility Improvement, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Financial Support, Graduate Study, Higher Education, International Programs, Library Development, Mathematics Education, Nontraditional Students, Program Descriptions, Science Education, Student Financial Aid, Teacher Education, Undergraduate Study, Work Study Programs
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Higher Education Act 1965