NCICTE will conduct a study to assess the extent to which alternative credentials are offered in prison in a small sample of states, the obstacles prisons face when providing these services, and the characteristics of inmates pursuing and obtaining these awards.
Alternative credentials in prison
State practices and individual benefits
Tolbert, M., Rasmussen Foster, L., DeMichele, M., & Cataylo, S. (2016). Alternative credentials in prison: State practices and individual benefits. Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, U.S. Department of Education.