Does Vocational Education Help the "Forgotten Half"?: Short-term Economic Consequences of High School Vocational Education for Non-College Students

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This background paper uses very recent data to address that question for individuals just one year out of high school. The paper also presents data on the types of occupations that these young people engage in, and rough statistical correlations between those occupations and types of high-school-level vocational coursework.

Creator(s): United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 1995
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • Creation: September 1995
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Description:

This background paper uses very recent data to address that question for individuals just one year out of high school. The paper also presents data on the types of occupations that these young people engage in, and rough statistical correlations between those occupations and types of high-school-level vocational coursework.

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26 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): high school | post graduation
Series Title: OTA background papers
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 9560
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:12/2003012333
  • UNTCAT: b3226395 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39824
Resource Type: Report
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