ERIC Number: ED335450
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
National Minimum Standards for Associate Degree Technical Education Programs.
American Technical Education Association, Wahpeton, ND.
This booklet contains information on minimum standards for associate degree programs in technical education. It covers the following topics in 13 short sections: American Technical Education Association objectives; definition of technical education; recommended minimum professional standards for hiring technical instruction personnel; description of occupational education; technical-occupational two-year minimum standards for the associate degree on a 60-credit hour basis (illustrative chart); technical-occupational two-year associate degree subject matter emphasis by semester (chart); educational ranges (chart); activities performed by technicians; special abilities required of technicians; typical educational levels and job attributes of the research-design-production team (chart); standards of education for awarding the associate degree in programs of technical-occupational education; summary of minimum standards; and descriptions of associate degrees and certificates. (KC)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: American Technical Education Association, Wahpeton, ND.