Title: CEE in defence-related industries: the Connecticut experience

Authors: Alexis N. Sommers

Addresses: University of New Haven, 300 Orange Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, USA

Abstract: Continuing engineering education (CEE) in defence plants is generally performed at site locations, often some distance from a college|s main campus. Difficulties created by this environment are discussed in the context of the University of New Haven|s experience in Connecticut. Faculty and student support must come in unique ways, and be delivered within an institutional mission which specifically includes continuing education. The University|s programs have succeeded, and provide a model for such operations.

Keywords: on-site continuing education; Connecticut defence plants; faculty policy; incentives; administrative support; continuing engineering education; defence industry; university collaboration; USA; United States.

DOI: 10.1504/IJCEELL.1991.030356

International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning, 1991 Vol.1 No.2, pp.161 - 166

Published online: 15 Dec 2009 *

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