ERIC Number: EJ568232
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Vocational Education in Rural Community Colleges: Strategic Issues and Problems.
Katsinas, Stephen; Miller, Michael T.
Journal of Vocational Education Research, v23 n2 p159-67 1998
Eight challenges for rural vocational education in community colleges include (1) inadequate state funding; (2) higher professional development costs; (3) higher business costs; (4) difficulty assessing labor market needs; (5) flooding the market with graduates; (6) focus on preserving local culture; (7) difficulty launching new programs; and (8) less sensitivity to market forces. (SK)
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