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Vocational Education

Scope Note: 
Formal preparation for semiskilled, skilled, technical, or paraprofessional occupations usually below the baccalaureate degree. (If possible, use a more specific Descriptor)
Category: Subjects of Instruction
Broader Terms
Narrower Terms
Adult Vocational Education
Business Education
Cooperative Education
Distributive Education
Prevocational Education
Technical Education
Trade and Industrial Education
Use this term instead of
Agricultural Education (Vocational)
Career and Technical Education (CTE)
Health Occupations Education (Vocational)
Occupational Home Economics
Service Education (1966 1980)
Vocational Agriculture (1967 1980)
Vocational Training
Related Terms
Agricultural Education
Allied Health Occupations Education
Career Academies
Career Counseling
Career Education
Career Pathways
Continuation Students
Contract Training
Experiential Learning
Individualized Transition Plans
Industrial Arts
Industrial Education
Information Science Education
Job Placement
Job Shadowing
Job Skills
Job Training
Labor Force Development
Noncollege Bound Students
Paraprofessional Personnel
Postsecondary Education
Relevance (Education)
Research Coordinating Units
School Business Relationship
Secondary Education
Situated Learning
Special Needs Students
Technical Institutes
Vocational Adjustment
Vocational Directors
Vocational Education Teachers
Vocational English (Second Language)
Vocational Interests
Vocational Rehabilitation
Vocational Schools
Vocational Training Centers
Work Experience Programs
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966