ERIC Number: ED477583
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Apr-15
Reference Count: N/A
Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development.
Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
This presentation describes the mission, programs, and organization of Oregon's Department of Community Colleges and Workforce Development (CCWD). Together with the State Board of Education, the CCWD distributes state aid to community colleges, approves new programs and courses, and adopts rules for the general governance of community colleges. The Agency also implements and oversees state implementation of Title IB of the Workforce Investment Act. Approximately 97.3% of the Agency's budget goes to local service delivery: 17 community colleges, 7 local workforce investment areas, and numerous youth conservation corps service entities. The programs administered by the Agency are: (1) Community College Support Fund; (2) GED Testing; (3) Oregon Youth Conservation Corps; and (4) these Federal Grants: Adult Basic Education, One-Stop Program Services, Even Start Family Literacy, and Carl Perkins Technical and Applied Technology. This document includes a breakdown of the agency budget, a list of the community colleges served, state funding broken down by college, local workforce investment areas, local workforce area funding, and links to benchmarks. (NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem.
Identifiers - Location: Oregon