ERIC Number: ED427823
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
California Colleges for International Education (CCIE) Annual Report: 1997-1998. Executive Summary.
Raby, Rosalind Latiner
This report presents data on international programs and activities at colleges belonging to the California Colleges for International Education (CCIE) consortium. Programs detailed include: (1) faculty/staff exchange; (2) international curriculum; (3) international development; (4) international economic development; (5) international student; (6) international virtual university/distance education; and (7) student study abroad. Data were collected from the 58 member colleges (53 of whom responded) via a survey regarding international activities in which they were engaged during the 1997-98 academic year. Key findings include: (1) all colleges offer some type of international education program; (2) thirty colleges explicitly mention international education in their mission statements; (3) CCIE colleges have academic or business connections in 35 countries; (4) forty-seven colleges conduct study abroad and/or work abroad programs; (5) twenty-one colleges have international distance learning programs; and (6) fifteen colleges have sister-city connections. Included is a chart illustrating international education progress made by CCIE colleges during 1997-98. (EMH)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Colleges for International Education, Chatsworth.