International Tourism Taught in Mexico and Accredited in Canada

Gerald Ingersoll, New Brunswick Community College
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The New Brunswick Community College in Canada has developed a two-year International Tourism program. Students study in English and French in Canada and spend a semester, in Merida, Mexico, taught by the Tecnológica Turística Total (TTT). By business contractual arrangements, TTT delivers the educational experience for the Canadian institutions. This presentation will address the strategic alliance behind the creation of the program and how accreditation and delivery takes place, as well as challenges and opportunities.

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8e Colloque nord-américain sur l'enseignement supérieure du CONAHEC - Calgary 2002
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Join leaders and practitioners of higher education, business, government and students in Calgary, Canada for the VIII North American Higher Education Conference. Conference participants will work together to shape the collaborative agenda in North American higher education. We will review the outcomes of past efforts since "Wingspread", the first trinational education gathering in 1992. We will then develop strategies to meet the challenges we must overcome in the next decade.