ERIC Number: ED484879
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jun
Reference Count: 13
Quick Guide: Recognizing Service-Learning in Higher Education through Minors and Certificates
Vaughn, Rachel L.; Seifer, Sarena D.
National Service Learning Clearinghouse
Minors and certificate programs focused on service-learning, leadership, and/or community service are becoming increasingly available for undergraduate students throughout the U.S. Minors and certificate programs tend to focus in one of three areas: (1) A minor or certificate earned by engaging in community service and service-learning activities; (2) A minor or certificate earned by learning about the theoretical roots of service-learning and engaging in service-learning activities; and (3) A minor or certificate focused on leadership and social change, for which a requirement is engagement in service-learning activities. A small number of higher education institutions offer a major area of concentration that focuses on service-learning
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Corporation for National and Community Service, Washington, DC.