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  • learning-disabled
  • Thirteen large state universities offering comprehensive services to learning-disabled students responded to a questionnaire concerning general program characteristics, existing support services, accommodations to aid students in using those services, standardized assessment and diagnosis, and types of academic assistance. (ed.gov)
  • For learning-disabled students who did not meet admissions criteria, half of the institutions used standardized diagnostic information describing the learning disability for additional consideration of admissibility, while others used pre-admission interviews, grade point averages, writing samples, letters of recommendation, and in-house testing to determine admissibility. (ed.gov)
  • validity
  • They have been criticised for being "largely based on what can be measured rather than what is necessarily relevant and important to the university", and the validity of the data available globally has been questioned. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to GMAC, it has continually performed validity studies to statistically verify that the exam predicts success in business school programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • ACT publishes a technical manual that summarizes studies conducted of its validity in predicting freshman GPA, equating different high school GPAs, and measuring educational achievement. (wikipedia.org)
  • exams
  • Beyond consideration for Columbus Tech essay question, you may think about Winona State University oral exams for complementary electives to your primary course of study. (columbustech.net)
  • In some countries, there are independent organizations or government agencies to centralize the administration of standardized admission exams and the processing of applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The majority of colleges do not indicate a preference for the SAT or ACT exams and accept both, being treated equally by most admissions officers. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Gymnasium (AHS), which, as opposed to vocational schools, focuses on general education, the Matura consists of 3-4 written exams (referred to as Klausurarbeiten, four to five hours each) to be taken on consecutive mornings (usually in May) and three to four oral exams to be taken on the same half-day about a month later (usually in June). (wikipedia.org)
  • diploma
  • In Belgium as well, the only prerequisite for enrolling in university studies is to have obtained a high-school diploma. (wikipedia.org)
  • An ECA is necessary for immigrants seeking entry into Canada under various Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) programs, including the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FWSP) through Express Entry, which requires immigrants to have completed a minimum equivalent of a Canadian secondary school diploma. (wikipedia.org)
  • TAMS students take UNT classes for their two years at TAMS, and graduate with a TAMS high school diploma as well as a UNT college transcript with a minimum of 57 hours of transferable college credits. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • Kellogg wants to know that you have thought through your career goals as well as how their particular school can help you reach them, and specifically, Kellogg is seeking to determine whether the program can help you reach your goals given your background and the offerings of the school. (gmatclub.com)
  • The first use of the UMAT was in 1991 for applicants to The University of Newcastle for selection into their medical program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Woodsworth Pre-University Program. (ouac.on.ca)
  • The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT (/ˈdʒiːmæt/ (JEE-mat))) is a computer adaptive test (CAT) intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university is also well recognized for its degree program in engineering. (wikipedia.org)
  • The women's basketball program is the first team from a Division I historically black university to win two games in a post-season tournament when the Lady Aggies advanced to the regional semifinals in the 2010 Women's National Invitation Tournament. (wikipedia.org)
  • The concept of the Governor's School actually started as a three-year grant funded program in Stafford County, Virginia, from 1970 - 1972. (wikipedia.org)
  • Begun in 1973 at the behest of Governor Linwood Holton, the first incarnation of the Governor's School program included summer residential sessions for 400 gifted students from across the Commonwealth. (wikipedia.org)
  • student's
  • SAI's by student and subject are then forwarded by the school to the QCAA, which checks SAI figures then scales them to determine the student's statewide Overall Position within their subject area. (wikipedia.org)
  • Applications are typically accepted between July and mid-May of a student's sophomore year of high school, though some freshmen apply. (wikipedia.org)
  • concurrently
  • Affirmative action as a practice was partially upheld by the Supreme Court in Grutter v. Bollinger (2003), while the use of racial or gender quotas for college admissions was concurrently ruled unconstitutional by the Court in Gratz v. Bollinger (2003). (wikipedia.org)
  • TAMS differs from other state-supported residential math and science schools in that the academy offers students the opportunity to complete two years of college concurrently with the last two years of high school. (wikipedia.org)
  • While at TAMS, they are considered to be concurrently enrolled in high school and college, and attain a college-like experience all while living among same-age peers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consortium
  • A consortium of universities found this criterion too restrictive, as it did not reflect all the qualities required to successfully study and practice medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequently, the UMAT was introduced to assess the qualities deemed by ACER and the UMAT Consortium universities to be important to the study and practice of medicine and the health sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • The UMAT is now an entry requirement for all UMAT Consortium universities, which constitute the vast majority of medical schools in Australia and New Zealand. (wikipedia.org)
  • institutions
  • College and university rankings are rankings of institutions in higher education which have been ranked on the basis of various combinations of various factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to ranking entire institutions, organizations perform rankings of specific programs, departments, and schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some rankings evaluate institutions within a single country, while others assess institutions worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • India's University Grants Commission requires foreign partners of Indian universities to be ranked in the top 500 of the THE or ARWU ranking, while Brazil's Science Without Borders programme selected international partner institutions using the THE and QS rankings. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Research Excellence Framework , or REF, is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • More than 5,900 programs offered by more than 2,100 universities and institutions use the GMAT exam as part of the selection criteria for their programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, with an enrollment of over 11,000 students, North Carolina A&T is the largest historically black university in the U.S. According to U.S. News & World Report, the university was ranked 8th nationally among historically black institutions, and second among public historically black institutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The university is classified as a high activity research university by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • that year, 1,666,017 students took the ACT and 1,664,479 students took the SAT. All four-year colleges and universities in the U.S. accept the ACT, but different institutions place different emphases on standardized tests such as the ACT, compared to other factors of evaluation such as class rank, GPA, and extracurricular activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • A sampling of ACT admissions scores shows that the 75th percentile composite score was 24.1 at public four-year institutions and 25.3 at private four-year institutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is taken by young adults (usually aged from 17 to 20) at the end of their secondary education, and generally must be passed in order to apply to a university or other institutions of higher education. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • This liberal admission practice led to overcrowding and high dropout rates in the more popular fields of study like psychology and journalism, as well as high failure rates on examinations which are unofficially [clarification needed] used to filter out the less-capable students. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first students studied for a certificate that, with practical training, qualified them for admission to legal practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • preparatory
  • Four years later in 1870, Bates sponsored a college preparatory school, called the Nichols Latin School. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two schools, the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, also known as "TJHSST", (founded 1986) in Fairfax County, Virginia and Maggie L. Walker Governor's School for Government and International Studies, also known as "MLWGSGIS", (founded 1991) in Richmond are full-fledged four-year university preparatory programs and two-year programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moreover, the equivalence of university preparatory education the world over should not be assumed, as the American high school level or (barely) passing British and commonwealth A-levels with a D mark are inadequate for admission to Dutch research universities, as they do not equate the vwo and are organised completely different. (wikipedia.org)
  • teaching hospitals
  • Medical schools and teaching hospitals are closely integrated. (wikipedia.org)
  • or Higher Secondary School Certificate ( HSSC ) 10% to Marks of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) After successfully completing five years of theoretical and practical (clinical) training in the medical college and affiliated teaching hospitals the graduates are awarded a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree. (wikipedia.org)
  • evaluation
  • For example, if an evaluation is needed only for immigration purposes the Department of Immigration and Border Protection will assess qualifications. (wikipedia.org)
  • differ
  • A final percentile and overall score (found usually by summing the three raw scores, but which can differ slightly due to each score's decimal places which are not shown on the candidate's statement of results) are given as part of the final results, and it is these final scores which are primarily used to determine the UMAT criteria for university admissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • Look at all the schools in your state first, as in-state tuition may be lower for state residents. (lycomingcollege.org)
  • All leading British medical schools are state-funded and their core purpose is to train doctors on behalf of the National Health Service. (wikipedia.org)
  • The second stage of scaling - inter-school scaling - adjusts OAI ranks amongst all schools in the state to compensate for the differences between schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education in Georgia consists of public and private schools in Georgia (U.S. state), including the University of Georgia, private colleges, and secondary and primary schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The HOPE Scholarship, funded by the state lottery, was available to all Georgia residents who have graduated from high school with a 3.0 or higher grade point average and who attend a public college or university in the state. (wikipedia.org)
  • This scholarship has had a significant impact on the state university system, increasing competition for admission and increasing the quality of education. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Education portal Georgia (U.S. state) portal Georgia Educational Technology Fair Gifted education in Georgia high-school graduation rate among US states GA DOE - Testing - EOCT Archived 2 May 2010 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • and numerous CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, civil rights leaders, university presidents and U.S. State Legislators. (wikipedia.org)
  • North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (also known as North Carolina A&T State University, North Carolina A&T, N.C. A&T, or simply A&T) is a public, coeducational, historically black, research university located in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1967, the college was designated a Regional University by the North Carolina General Assembly and renamed "North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aimed mainly at the Confederate states, the second Morrill Act of 1890 required that each state show that race was not an admissions criterion, or else to designate a separate land-grant institution for persons of color. (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to comply with the Second Morrill Act and yet prevent admission of African Americans to the North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, now known as North Carolina State University, the college's Board of Trustees were empowered to make temporary arrangements for students of color. (wikipedia.org)
  • One hundred Stafford public high school students were selected as "day students" and 100 public high school students from across the state were invited to be "on campus" students and were housed at the then Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Virginia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The official name is Matura Shtetërore (State Matura) which was introduced in 2006 by the Ministry of Education and Science replacing the school based Provimet e Pjekurisë (Maturity Examination). (wikipedia.org)
  • student
  • student to provide me with a roadmap of which Dr. Katherine Chen is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Education for the Obstetrics/Gynecology Department at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. (issuu.com)
  • II.C. Implementing, adapting and assimilating effective instructional strategies, curriculum resources and technologies This guideline is addressed through EDU 3251 Psychology of Learning, EDU 3254 Principles and Techniques of Instruction, EDU 4285 Methods of Teaching Science in Secondary Schools, EDU 4291 Student Teaching and EDU 4292 Senior Seminar. (docplayer.net)
  • II.D. Designing, conducting and evaluating laboratory activities, using techniques, equipment and facilities that meet current technological standards including: computer applications to science teaching, hands-on laboratory experiences and equipment This guideline is addressed through EDU 3254 Principles and Techniques of Instruction, EDU 4285 Methods of Teaching Science in Secondary Schools, EDU 4291 Student Teaching. (docplayer.net)
  • International Student Admissions Test (also created by ACER) GAMSAT (also created by ACER) List of admissions tests Yeskina, Natalya (2 May 2011). (wikipedia.org)
  • OP calculation commences with the determination at a school-by-school level of Subject Achievement Indicators (SAI's) for each student within each subject in that school. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAI's are numerical rankings showing how a student has performed relative to other students in the same subject in their school. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAI's are between 400 and 200, with the best-performing student in each subject at their school receiving an SAI of 400 for that subject, and the lowest-achieving student receiving 200. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was in response to demand for legal education from those seeking admission to practise as lawyers and the university's need to increase student numbers. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • All of these, along with other global rankings, primarily measure the research performance of universities rather than their teaching. (wikipedia.org)
  • Then courses instruct how to conduct research to assess the effectiveness of new teaching techniques. (gradschools.com)
  • Research may be scheduled during the summer or during school break to be more convenient for working professionals. (gradschools.com)
  • The main campus encompasses over 200 acres (0.81 km2) in area, additionally, the university operates a 600 acres (2.4 km2) working farm, and two research parks totaling a combined 150 acres (0.61 km2). (wikipedia.org)
  • The havo only provides access to universities of professional education, while the vwo is required for admission to research universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • courses
  • You will only pay a modest non-refundable administration fee for the residential field courses, which are otherwise 100% subsidised by the university. (salford.ac.uk)
  • By looking over the course catalog from any major university, you can get an idea which courses are going to be required in a given major. (midlandstechnicalcollege.org)
  • The majority of students undertake TCE-related courses over the final two years of school (out of six years of high school), however it is possible to undertake different study patterns over different time periods or through different teaching organisations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Outcomes
  • Nursing homes require that an RN be present to assess residents and to monitor their outcomes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The researchers compared lottery winners who had the chance to enroll in Medicaid to individuals not selected in the lottery, using a standard two-stage least-squares instrumental-variable regression from their data to assess the effect of Medicaid coverage on many outcomes, including health care use, financial strain, and mental and physical health. (wikipedia.org)
  • curriculum
  • The school curriculum in later years covers more subjects at a higher level than curricula in most other countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Peterson, "the breakthrough in the history of the IB" came in 1965 with a grant from the Twentieth Century Fund, which commissioned Martin Mayer, author of The Schools, to produce a report on the feasibility of establishing a common curriculum and examination for international schools that would be acceptable for entry to universities worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tracking is separating pupils by academic ability into groups for all subjects or certain classes and curriculum within a school. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • Usually, you can apply to only one school under the early decision program. (islamicazaduniversity.com)
  • If you are interested in military service, the Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) program will pay for your college tuition as well as provide a small stipend, as long as you're attending school full-time. (islamicazaduniversity.com)
  • Priority for admissions to the Tulsa Tech program is given to people who have their degree or are close to getting a degree. (ypng.co)
  • In order to complete the radiologic technology program, Missouri State University West Plains computer science degree information may be used in order to fulfill computing breadth requirements. (rossuniversity.org)
  • Most teachers at IDEA Frontier are members of the Teach for America program, a non-profit organization that recruits teachers for public schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school suspended its pre-kindergarten program in 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • The program provides an internationally accepted qualification for entry into higher education and is recognized by many universities worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1948 the "Conference of Internationally-minded Schools" asked the International School of Geneva (Ecolint) to create an international schools program. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1964, international educators such as Alec Peterson (director of the Department of Education at Oxford University), Harlan Hanson (director of the College Board Advanced Placement Program), Desmond Cole (director of United Nations International School in New York) and Desmond Cole-Baker (head of the International School of Geneva) founded the International Schools Examination Syndicate (ISES). (wikipedia.org)
  • The way English learners are instructed depends on their level of English proficiency and the program contents provided in their school or district. (wikipedia.org)
  • percentage
  • Medicaid coverage was associated with a 2.1 percentage point (30%) increase in the likelihood of having a hospital admission, an 8.8 percentage point (15%) increase in the likelihood of taking any prescription drugs, and a 21 percentage point (35%) increase in the likelihood of having an outpatient visit. (wikipedia.org)
  • student
  • Finally, check with your major department for assistance with prerequisites, tuition payment deadlines, and Elizabeth City State University student housing information. (elizabethcitystate.org)
  • The TBEC Honor Roll is Texas' most prestigious award for public schools, requiring three years of consistently high performance in all subjects compared to other schools serving similar student populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Higher education in state-run educational establishments is provided on a competitive basis, a system of numerus clausus is enforced through a national database on student admissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • An American high school student might feel pressure to perform well on the SAT-I college aptitude exam. (wikipedia.org)
  • The individual stakes of the medical student and the medical school are, hopefully, balanced against the social stakes of possibly allowing an incompetent doctor to practice medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Psychology
  • University of Washington psychology professor Marsha Linehan is credited with developing the first empirically supported standard treatment for BPD, termed dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT). (wikipedia.org)
  • fewer
  • Among more than 8,000 Texas public schools, fewer than 4 percent receive this recognition by the Texas Business and Education Coalition. (wikipedia.org)
  • consequences
  • On the other hand, because the SAT-I scores are given significant weight in the admissions process at some schools, many people believe that it has consequences for doing well or poorly and is therefore a high-stakes test under the simpler, common definition. (wikipedia.org)
  • graduation
  • The school is known for its high performance in national high school rankings, mandatory Advanced Placement testing, and high graduation rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2009, Georgia had a high school graduation rate of 59.3%, the third lowest in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Education portal Georgia (U.S. state) portal Georgia Educational Technology Fair Gifted education in Georgia high-school graduation rate among US states GA DOE - Testing - EOCT Archived 2 May 2010 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] He graduated from Harvard Law School in 1880 and practiced law from 1880 to 1897 in partnership with his cousin, Francis Cabot Lowell, with whom he wrote Transfer of Stock in Corporations, which appeared in 1884. (wikipedia.org)
  • process
  • Provide guidance throughout the admissions process. (islamicazaduniversity.com)
  • After 2006, with the approval of new legislation on the frame of the Bologna Process, any polytechnic or university institution of Portugal is able to award a first cycle of study, known as licenciatura (licentiate) plus a second cycle which confers a mestrado (master's degree). (wikipedia.org)
  • While mild cases are often successfully treated with conservative measures, such as fasting and aggressive intravenous fluid rehydration, severe cases may require admission to the intensive care unit or even surgery to deal with complications of the disease process. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • Epigenetic changes present at birth - in genes related to addiction and aggression - could be linked to conduct problems in children, according to a new study by King's College London and the University of Bristol. (kcl.ac.uk)
  • Estimates of the prevalence of autism vary widely depending on diagnostic criteria, age of children screened, and geographical location. (wikipedia.org)
  • Coming into use at a time when schools were enrolling growing numbers of immigrant children as the result of compulsory schooling laws, tracking was adopted as a means of sorting those children viewed as having limited preparation or capacity for schooling from native children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Knowledge
  • The official purpose of the tests is to assess "specific content knowledge and skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • Robert Ogle had seen an article in the Chicago Defender magazine about a Negro fraternity at Ohio State University called Pi Gamma Omicron, of which the university had no knowledge. (wikipedia.org)
  • public schools
  • IDEA Frontier (commonly referred to as Frontier) is an independently managed charter school within the IDEA Public Schools system in the Rio Grande Valley in Deep South Texas, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tracking and its various modifications are among the predominant organizing practices of American public schools, and have been an accepted feature of the country's schools for nearly a century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Public schools might track in terms of high, average, or lower ability. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • The U.S. News & World Report named it in the top 100 American high schools for 2013-2016. (wikipedia.org)
  • An American social studies teacher, Leach organized the conference-with a $2500 grant from UNESCO-which was attended by observers from European schools and UNESCO. (wikipedia.org)
  • inadequate
  • At the end of the conference, Unesco funded the International School Association with an additional $10,000, which was inadequate to do more than produce a few papers, or bring teachers together for meetings. (wikipedia.org)
  • extent
  • Crucially, these two arms have very different funding structures, public in the former and private in the latter, and to some extent this influences the way schools are established and classes are held. (wikipedia.org)
  • diploma
  • Any citizen over 23 years old who does not have the secondary education diploma (12th grade) can attempt to gain admission to a limited number of vacant places available, through special examination which includes an interview (Decree law: Decreto-Lei 64/2006, de 21 de Março). (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospital
  • To assess the pattern of antibiotics use among hospitalized Pediatric patients in pediatric ward of Shenen Gibe Hospital, May 2015. (annexpublishers.co)
  • appropriate
  • When studying how diseases are caused, incidence rates are the most appropriate measure of disease frequency as they assess risk directly. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The simplest and cheapest method is to count known autism cases from sources such as schools and clinics, and divide by the population. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • DBT was originally developed as an intervention for patients who meet criteria for BPD and particularly those who are highly suicidal. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • IDEA Frontier offers Advanced Placement and dual-credit courses (through the University of Texas at Austin system). (wikipedia.org)
  • In Portugal, the university system has a strong theoretical basis and is highly research-oriented while the polytechnical system provides a more practical training and is profession-oriented. (wikipedia.org)
  • education
  • Other notable groups include President Eisenhower's "Committee on Education Beyond the High School," (1956), President Kennedy's Task Force on Education (1960), and President Reagan's National Commission on Excellence in Education, which produced A Nation at Risk (1983). (wikipedia.org)