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PROGRAM
JTPA TITLE IIA 8% EDUCATION PROGRAMS
PROGRAM INFORMATION
POPULATION SERVED: Adults, in-school and out-of-school youth
SERVICES PROVIDED: Job search, counseling, pre-vocational skills training, literacy and English as a Second Language instruction, employability skills instruction, life skills instruction, transportation, mentoring, school-to-work transition, non-traditional employment activities for women, tutoring, assessment, and dropout prevention
ADMINISTRATIVE AGENCY: State Education Department
ELIGIBLE SERVICE PROVIDERS: BOCES, SUNY and CUNY two-year institutions, community-based organizations, service delivery areas, public secondary schools, private colleges and universities, unions, proprietary schools
SOURCE OF FUNDING: Federal
AUTHORIZATION: Federal Statute: Job Training Partnership Act, Title I, Part B, 123 (Public Law 97-300 as amended by P.L. 102-367)
DESCRIPTION: Provides services and activities for economically disadvantaged individuals.
PROGRAM DATA
FISCAL YEAR: 1996
(1996-97)
1997
(1997-98)
1998
(1998-99)
1999
(1999-00)
2000
(2000-01)
APPROPRIATIONS($): 4,653,079 4,892,000 5,635,000 6,257,660 *
NUMBER ENROLLED: 3,568** 4,673 4,144 3,730
OUTCOME DATA: 2,292 positive terminations** 2,952 positive terminations; 692 entered employment 3,291 positive terminations; 643 entered employment 2,484 positive terminations; 503 entered employment
CONTACT
NAME/AGENCY: VICTOR PERUN, State Education Department
PHONE NUMBER: 518-474-4809

* Program ended PY 1999 and was replaced by the Workforce Investment Act (WIA)-Adult Program; effective 7/1/2000.
** Enrollment and outcome data are lower due to inaccurate reporting of the electronic reporting system in New York City.