ERIC Number: ED543891
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1941
Reference Count: N/A
Biennial Survey of Education in the United States, 1936-1938. Bulletin, 1940, No. 2. Chapter IV: Statistics of Higher Education, 1937-38
Badger, Henry G.; Kelly, Frederick J.; McNeely, John H.
US Office of Education, Federal Security Agency
For the statistical compilations found in the following pages the data were gathered by means of two questionnaires--one on faculty, students, and degrees; and the other on receipts, expenditures, and property. These questionnaires were sent to all of the 1,709 institutions listed in Office of Education Bulletin 1939, No. 1, "Educational Directory: 1939." This bulletin contains the following parts: (1) General findings and interpretations; (2) Summaries for the United States; (3) Summaries by States; (4) Detail by institutions; and (5) Land-grant colleges and universities. (Contains 104 tables and 4 figures.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Descriptors: Educational History, Statistical Surveys, National Surveys, School Statistics, Questionnaires, Nursing Education, Educational Trends, Educational Policy, Higher Education, Professional Education, Two Year Colleges, Land Grant Universities, Teacher Education, State Schools, Schools of Education, Postsecondary Education, Private Colleges, Public Colleges, Black Colleges, Graduate Study, Undergraduate Study, Summer Schools, Correspondence Study, Extension Education, College Students, Secondary School Students, Adult Education, Military Training, Federal Legislation, Federal Government, Majors (Students), Academic Degrees, College Graduates, College Faculty, Males, Females, On Campus Students, Enrollment, Educational Facilities, College Libraries, Income, Endowment Funds, Educational Finance, State Aid, Federal Aid, Private Financial Support, Expenditures, Educational Equipment, Commuting Students, Comparative Analysis, Enrollment Trends, Graduation Rate
US Office of Education, Federal Security Agency.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education; Secondary Education; Two Year Colleges
Authoring Institution: Federal Security Agency, US Office of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Morrill Act 1862; Morrill Act 1890