ERIC Number: EJ644499
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Use of Technical Skill Standards in the Admissions Process for Florida Allied Dental Health Education Programs.
Hallock, Rita H.
Journal of Health Occupations Education, v15 n1 Spr 2001
Among 47 respondents from 26 Florida institutions offering allied dental health education programs, 66% have no established technical skill standards for admissions; a sizeable number felt the need for uniform published standards. Although a majority had some knowledge of the Americans with Disabilities Act, 96% responded negatively regarding its effect on admissions criteria. (SK)
Descriptors: Admission Criteria, Allied Health Occupations Education, Dental Schools, Higher Education, Job Skills, Paraprofessional Personnel, Standards
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Florida
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990