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The Resource Applied and workforce baccalaureates, Deborah L. Floyd, Rivka A. Felsher, and Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, editors ; Arthur M. Cohen, editor-in-chief

Applied and workforce baccalaureates, Deborah L. Floyd, Rivka A. Felsher, and Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, editors ; Arthur M. Cohen, editor-in-chief

Label
Applied and workforce baccalaureates
Title
Applied and workforce baccalaureates
Statement of responsibility
Deborah L. Floyd, Rivka A. Felsher, and Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, editors ; Arthur M. Cohen, editor-in-chief
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Are applied and workforce baccalaureate degrees offered by community colleges a natural extension of their mission to provide relevant educational programs to their constituents? Or is this emerging emphasis on offering baccalaureate degrees a radical deviation from the tried-and-true mission of comprehensive community college? In short, is this movement more evolutionary or revolutionary? This volume does not take sides on this controversial issue, but adds to the debate by providing a deeper understanding of this movement from the perspective of practitioners and scholars alike. The opportunities and challenges associated with offering these new baccalaureate degrees is illustrated with institutional examples
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Additional physical form
Also issued online.
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NOR
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Floyd, Deborah L.
  • Felsher, Rivka A
  • Garcia Falconetti, Angela M
  • Cohen, Arthur M
Series statement
New directions for community colleges,
Series volume
no. 158
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Community colleges
  • Community colleges
  • Bachelor of arts degree
  • Education, Higher
  • Vocational education
Label
Applied and workforce baccalaureates, Deborah L. Floyd, Rivka A. Felsher, and Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, editors ; Arthur M. Cohen, editor-in-chief
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Summer 2012"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The applied and workforce baccalaureate at South Texas College: specialized workforce development addressing economic development
  • Juan E. Mejia
  • The work experience component of an Ontario College baccalaureate program
  • Marguerite M. Donohue, Michael L. Skolnik
  • Why applied baccalaureates appeal to working adults: from national results to promising practices
  • Debra Bragg, Collin Ruud
  • Institutional challenges of applied and workforce baccalaureate programs
  • Richard L. Wagoner, Carlos Ayon
  • Graduate education issues and challenges: community college applied and workforce baccalaureates
  • Deborah L. Floyd, Rivka A. Felsher, Linda Catullo
  • Applied and workforce baccalaureate models
  • Deborah L. Floyd, Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, Rivka A. Felsher
  • Articulation to and from the applied associate degree: challenges and opportunities
  • Jan M. Ignash
  • Washington State's model and programs: applied baccalaureate degrees at community and technical colleges
  • Christy England-Siegerdt, Michelle Andreas
  • The evolution of workforce baccalaureate degrees in Florida
  • Judith Bilsky, Ian Neuhard, Mary G. Locke
Control code
ocn811624929
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
108 p.
Isbn
9781118467466
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)811624929
Label
Applied and workforce baccalaureates, Deborah L. Floyd, Rivka A. Felsher, and Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, editors ; Arthur M. Cohen, editor-in-chief
Publication
Note
"Summer 2012"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The applied and workforce baccalaureate at South Texas College: specialized workforce development addressing economic development
  • Juan E. Mejia
  • The work experience component of an Ontario College baccalaureate program
  • Marguerite M. Donohue, Michael L. Skolnik
  • Why applied baccalaureates appeal to working adults: from national results to promising practices
  • Debra Bragg, Collin Ruud
  • Institutional challenges of applied and workforce baccalaureate programs
  • Richard L. Wagoner, Carlos Ayon
  • Graduate education issues and challenges: community college applied and workforce baccalaureates
  • Deborah L. Floyd, Rivka A. Felsher, Linda Catullo
  • Applied and workforce baccalaureate models
  • Deborah L. Floyd, Angela M. Garcia Falconetti, Rivka A. Felsher
  • Articulation to and from the applied associate degree: challenges and opportunities
  • Jan M. Ignash
  • Washington State's model and programs: applied baccalaureate degrees at community and technical colleges
  • Christy England-Siegerdt, Michelle Andreas
  • The evolution of workforce baccalaureate degrees in Florida
  • Judith Bilsky, Ian Neuhard, Mary G. Locke
Control code
ocn811624929
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
108 p.
Isbn
9781118467466
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)811624929

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