Columbia University Quarterly Volume 14

Columbia University Quarterly Volume 14

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...subjects included under this title for students who had had the equivalent of the first two years of college work. Very soon, however, after the inauguration of the schools, it was found that many students were applying for entrance who had not had such a preparation and that a considerable number, particularly from the extreme west and south, were anxious to avail themselves of the opportunities here offered with no further preparation than a high school training. As a consequence Teachers College, though much against its will, has had to provide for this lower grade of students. It is hoped, however, that opportunities for such instruction will soon develop in different parts of the country and that these preliminary years may mechanical engineering; Prevost Hubbard, lecturer in engineering chemistry; Albert M. Cohn-McMaster, A.B., lecturer in the Romance languages and literatures; Frank C. Gephart, A.B., associate in clinical pathology; Rupert Taylor, English; Henry A. Ruger, educational psychology. be cut off. Ultimately the aim is to put these schools entirely upon a graduate basis. In view of these facts the committee recommends the reorganization of these schools as a separate institution under the following conditions: Name: The new institution shall be called School of Practical Arts. Admission: A. The admission requirements shall be on the basis of 14% units, as tested by (i) examination, or (2) credentials of the New York State Education Department, or (3) certificate of graduation from approved schools. B. The administration of these requirements shall be in the hands of the University Committee on Undergraduate Admissions, upon which the new institution shall have suitable representation. Fees: The fees both for matriculated...show more

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  • Paperback | 210 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 386g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236979613
  • 9781236979612