ERIC Number: ED422046
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
A Doctoral Community College Program.
Mellander, Gustavo; Coleman, Gilbert I.; Noel, Brenda; Gangloff, George J.
A unique community college program was established as a joint endeavor by George Mason University and the Virginia Community College System. Administered by the University's National Center for Community College Education, the program stresses doctoral study in the candidate's area of expertise. Specifically designed for community college professionals who seek to increase their knowledge and skills, the program is also directed toward individuals considering a career in community colleges. The document is divided into five parts, the first of which discusses the program's entry requirements, admission procedures, enrollment, residency information, fellowships, and provides special information to Maryland residents. Part 2 explains components of the program of study, while Part 3 offers internship and registration guidelines. Part 4 explains the purpose and features of comprehensive examinations, and Part 5 describes the doctoral project. A section on the graduate certificate in community college education is included. Appended are sample forms and worksheets. (AS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: George Mason Univ., Fairfax, VA. National Center for Community Coll. Education.