ERIC Number: ED378347
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Rhode Island Tech Prep Student Handbook. Rhode Island Tech Prep Associate Degree Program. Technical Associate Degree Programs. Business/Office Administration Associate Degree Programs. Allied Health/Associate Degree Programs.
Community Coll. of Rhode Island, Warwick.
This student handbook begins with an introduction to and rationale for the Rhode Island Tech Prep Associate Degree Program. Tech prep student success stories are followed by two sections that discuss why the student needs a tech prep program and what the Rhode Island Tech Prep Associate Degree Program is. Benefits that tech prep students enjoy are highlighted. The following section lists the competencies that are recommended for the high school mathematics and English portions of the tech prep program. The last three sections of the handbook provide specific information on each of the three types of tech prep programs at the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI): technical programs, business/office administration programs, and allied health and dental health programs. Each section contains the curriculum requirements at the high school level, required courses at CCRI, general information on the program and the occupation, and courses of study at CCRI. (YLB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Articulation (Education), Associate Degrees, Business Education, Community Colleges, Competence, Curriculum Development, Educational Change, High Schools, Integrated Curriculum, Minimum Competencies, Office Occupations Education, Program Development, Program Implementation, Tech Prep, Technical Education, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Community Coll. of Rhode Island, Warwick.
Identifiers - Location: Rhode Island