Graduate Research Papers
A study of Afro-American users and non-users of the University of Northern Iowa Placement Center
Open Access Graduate Research Paper
The question of placement needs of minority students/or disadvantaged students and non-minority students at predominately white colleges and universities have several implications. One such implication is that placement officers are concerned with placement needs of minority and non-minority students on the campus at the same level. Another implication is that the needs for these two groups (minority and non-minority) differ, thus making the special needs of a particular group missed or unseen. The problem which evolves from this concern may be phrased as a question, "How can Placement Center officials effectively assess the differing placement needs of minority students at predominately white colleges and universities? 11 A narrow focus on social reality regarding employment opportunities for minorities could possibly generate more emotional hostility than insight into how to effectively deal with the situation.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of School Administration and Personnel Services
Jack F. Kimball
Robert L. Frank
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©1980 Harry Schuler
Schuler, Harry, "A study of Afro-American users and non-users of the University of Northern Iowa Placement Center" (1980). Graduate Research Papers. 3242.
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