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Thomas Snyder s The Community College Career Track is a "Solid Straight Forward Review Of The Value Of The Community " straight forward review of the value of the community option He offers an insiders understanding of the challenge of the student community that these colleges and rograms serve and his suggestions for success are simple and direct It did focus a bit too much on STEM related career aths at the expense of other courses of
but that was a minor drawback to an otherwise useful introduction really great gave examples of long distance learning How Book Relates to Service Many community members who use the Rondo Public Library Electronic Classroom are currently in the health care support field Home Health Aides Personal Care Aides Housekeeping and could really take advantage of community college certificate and associates degree rograms if they re not already With an affordable and uick 1 2 years certificate or associates degree many community members could make a significant jump in their income and have stable career Key Facts Learned from Book In 1973 29 The Skilled Helper percent of jobs reuired a degree It isredicted that by 2018 68 ercent of jobs will reuire a college degree in the US Too many have the Final Four Syndrome This is the assumption that a four year univ. Get a good education without massive debt and enter a field that's actually hiring In coming years millions of great jobs will be opening up in growth areas like advanced manufacturing biotechnology health care information technology and sustainable energy These jobs can ay as well as or much better than the average income for four year college graduates They generally pay as well as or much better than the average income for four year college graduates They generally high levels of day to day satisfaction And the ath to all of them begins in the community colleges In The Community College Career Track Tom Snyder gives young. Ersity is a better choice and a superior roduct than a community college Community colleges offer students an euivalent if not superior superior roduct than a community college Community colleges offer students an euivalent if not superior for 13 the cost of a ublic four year University Class sizes are generally smaller It s not where you study it s what you study Four year colleges rely upon transfer students due to high freshman "dropout rates Top universities gladly accept transfer students because they are already roven " rates Top universities gladly accept transfer students because they are already roven be successful students and will boost graduation rates STEM careers are excellent choices for many Too many students assume that a mid range math score on the SAT or ACT is not good enough Health Care technicians and rofessionals receive many of the same benefits as STEM careers Skill Based Technology Change is a major future industry For example manufacturing jobs will now reuire workers to be comfortable with robotics control The newest advances in medical euipment reuire specialized workers CADD specialists are in demand as well There are over 30 Advanced Technology Education Centers ATECs in the US funded by the National Science Foundation According to their web site In ATE centers and Twice The Dirty Dirty Fuckers Mc 4 projects community colleges have a leadership role and work inartnership with universities secondary schools People and their arents as well as mid life career changers a ractical inspiring guide to taking that Mrs Pargeters Plot Mrs Pargeter 5 path and completing it successfullyThe old model of a bachelor's degree leading to a good job and career has broken down for large numbers of youngeople many of whom graduate college only to work in a career that doesn't reuire a degree Meanwhile millions of roductive American white collar and blue collar workers have been laid off and need retraining for second careers This book helps you find a new way forwardOffers insights on. Usiness and industry and government agencies to design and carry out model workforce development initiatives How Book can be Applied to Service I will look for informationStudy But That Was
FLYERS AND HANDOUTS ON STEM ANDand handouts on STEM and care support certificate and associates degree rograms at Saint Paul College so that I can have information available for community members in the Open Lab Not as closely related to service I am now convinced of the importance of finding a good deal on higher education It seems absurd that students should have to enter the world with 50000 debt in order to be "Ready To Work I " to work I to spread the message and importance of community colleges to my family and friends My thoughts exactly on the entire community college system very helpful info and a book that I hope my kids will read I wish there was a book like this than 20 years ago for me I wish I d lanned my career and studies wisely I am so done I ll add this to the imaginary books i had to read but really didnt want to shelf Informative yes but I d really rather not College related books here I come Not willingly of course Contains good advice about community college much of which applies to college in generalone of the oints the author makes big emphasis on STEM careers. How generalone of the Data Driven Marketing points the author makes big emphasis on STEM careers. How save money over a lifetime through an affordable college education thatrovides high aying jobs Author Tom Snyder is the resident of Ivy Tech Community College Indiana's statewide community college system and the largest singly accredited community college system in the country Author Tom Snyder has confronted the education jobs mismatch from both sides first as a highly successful business executive and now as an award winning educator Follow his efficient affordable and rewarding Adult Dyslexia path to a great career and a satisfying li.