ERIC Number: ED482965
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2004-Jan
Community Colleges: Federal Resources Supporting Local Opportunities.
Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
This publication summarizes the role community and technical colleges play in educating Americans. It also features a list of federal initiatives that support these valuable institutions and the growing number of students they serve in preparing America's future. Sections include: (1) Community Colleges: Economic Engines; (2) Who are Community College Students; (3) The Federal Role in Community Colleges; (3) The Federal Government/Community College Resource Guide; and (4) Other Federal Departments or Agencies Funding Community Colleges. (AMT)
Descriptors: College Faculty, Community Colleges, Statistics, Student Financial Aid, Tuition, Two Year Colleges
ED Pubs, Education Publications Center, U.S. Department of Education, P.O. Box 1398. Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free); TDD/TTY: 800-437-0833 (Toll Free); Fax: 301-470-1244; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.ed.gov/pubs/edpubs.html.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
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