ERIC Number: ED366844
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Missouri Vocational Education Annual Performance Report, 1993.
Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Missouri's vocational education delivery system provided a full range of programs, services, and activities for students in secondary, postsecondary, and adult institutions during fiscal year 1993. Some highlights of these activities are the following: (1) the system was composed of 418 local education agencies (LEAs), including 397 comprehensive high school districts, 12 community colleges, 7 four-year institutions, and 2 state agencies; (2) these LEAs offered coursework in six major occupational areas, including 175 subareas; (3) one of the major components of the delivery system is a network of 57 area vocational schools, strategically located throughout the state; (4) in FY 1993, more than $22 million federal, $36 million state, and $71 million local funds were expended to support vocational education; (5) enrollment in vocational education programs included 116,427 secondary students, 66,816 postsecondary students, and 103,139 adults; (6) 84 percent of the students who were seeking employment were placed; and (7) specialized programs and services included 48 centers for high risk students, a system of industry-customized training, a network of 7 regional and 2 metropolitan centers providing a comprehensive program of services for single parents and displaced homemakers, and 21 formal assessment centers to serve students with disabilities and disadvantaged students. (This annual report presents activities and outcomes by titles, parts, and sections of the Adult Education Act and contains 25 tables that report the statistical data on enrollments, vocational follow-up activities, gender-based enrollment, and funding for the vocational education programs in Missouri.) (KC)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri