ERIC Number: EJ661526
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Asnuntuck Community College's Machine Technology Certificate and Degree Programs.
Irlen, Harvey S.; Gulluni, Frank D.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n119 p37-46 Fall 2002
States that although manufacturing remains a viable sector in Connecticut, it is experiencing skills shortages in the workforce. Describes the machine technology program's purpose, the development of the Asnuntuck Community College's (Connecticut) partnership with private sector manufacturers, the curriculum, the outcomes, and benefits of educating men and women in the field of manufacturing. (AUTH/CB)
Descriptors: College Programs, Community Colleges, Education Work Relationship, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Manufacturing Industry, Partnerships in Education, School Business Relationship, Two Year Colleges
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