ERIC Number: ED440713
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Sep-28
Reference Count: N/A
Fast Facts 1-25. Florida Community College System: Putting Minds To Work.
This report contains 25 facts on the Florida Community College System (FCCS). The facts are designed to provide information on a given topic in a concise format. Each one- to two-page description contains a summary as well as relevant data, statistics, or tables. The following issues are addressed: (1) FCCS continues to produce more completers; (2) Dual enrollment is alive and well in the FCCS; (3) Many teachers get their start in the FCCS; (4) Federal financial aid and Florida's college preparatory students; (5) Highlights of national look at community colleges; (6) How many community college graduates will you meet today?; (7) Who will train the labor force of 2006?; (8) Transfer behavior; (9) Community colleges continue to improve; (10) Florida's comprehensive community college system; (11) Hot careers; (12) Community colleges = success; (13) FCCS leads the nation in degree production; (14) Where have all the males gone?; (15) FCCS College Preparatory program; (16) Isn't it nice to be a leader?; (17) Minorities continue to increase award share; (18) How long does it take to get an Associate of Arts degree?; (19) We are not producing widgets here; (20) Community colleges--part of the solution; (21) Community college physics; (22) Employment and postsecondary persistence and attainment; (23) Black students and the FCCS; (24) Income trends and the impact of an associate degree; and (25) Literacy: helping families now and in the future. (RDG)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Florida State Board of Community Colleges, Tallahassee.