Equal Opportunity Section: Financial Assistance Standard
The community college provides a financial assistance program for career and technical education students that uses award criteria which does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age.
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What legislation authorizes this standard?
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972
Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
Guidelines for Vocational Education Programs (ref. 1) (ref. 2)
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1. The community college must ensure that all students and prospective students are aware that financial assistance is available to all students regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age.
2. The community college financial assistance program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age.
3. The community college should provide financial assistance program materials to all students, including students with disabilities and students with limited English proficiency.