Iowa's Developing Pattern for Area Schools, March 7, 1968

(1968) Iowa's Developing Pattern for Area Schools, March 7, 1968. Education, Department of

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Abstract

The junior college movement in Iowa with certain variations has paralleled that of the rest of the nation. the junior college (now known as the community college, including vocational schools and technical institutes) came into being in response to attempts to fill certain clearly evident gaps of public education responsibility in the availability of post-secondary education. The development of the community college segment of higher education in American has been traced very adequately in a paper by Duane Anderson entitled "The Role of the Community College in American Higher Education." The present paper is confined primarily to the Iowa phase of this movement.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: higher education, community college, junior college, vocational school, public education
Subjects: Education
Education > Higher education
Education > Higher education > Community and technical colleges
ID Code: 24451
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 22 Jun 2017 18:14
Last Modified: 22 Jun 2017 18:14
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/24451