ERIC Number: ED396463
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
College & Career Programs for Deaf Students. 9th Edition.
Rawlings, Brenda W., Ed.; And Others
This directory of 136 postsecondary programs serving deaf and hard of hearing students in North America is based on a 1994 survey. Introductory material provides guidance for the student, including answers to frequently asked questions and suggestions for counselors such as guidelines to help students choose the most appropriate program. Program descriptions are then presented, generally including information on program emphasis, the program director, contact information, enrollment, deaf students' residence status, cost, campus setting, type of institution, accreditations, special services, date of program establishment, degrees awarded, admission requirements, preparatory activities, classroom communication access, tutoring services, availability of assistive devices, and other student personnel services. Program listings are organized by region, including national programs followed by programs in the Northeast, Midwest, South, and West United States, and Canada. Contains a reference chart showing the availability of special services at the listed institutions and an index of institutions by career areas. (DB)
Descriptors: College Admission, College Applicants, College Choice, College Programs, Colleges, Community Colleges, Deafness, Educational Counseling, Postsecondary Education, Student Personnel Services, Universities
Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Avenue, N.E., Washington, DC 20002 ($12.95). Portions of this publication are available in electronic form on the Internet: http://www.gallaudet.edu/[tilde]cadsweb/colleges.html
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Technical Inst. for the Deaf, Rochester, NY.; Gallaudet Univ., Washington, DC.