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Army Specialized Training Program academic records

Army Specialized Training Program academic records

Dates: 1943-1944

Contains academic records for participants in the Army Specialized Training Program at Brigham Young University. Materials date from 1943-1944.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Army Specialized Training Program (U.S.)
  • Call Number: UA 5656
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Army Specialized Training Program academic records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial Citation: UA 5656; Army Specialized Training Program academic records; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: UA 5656, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Materials were maintained by the Brigham Young University Registrar's Office until they were transferred to the University Archives in October 2013.
Acquisition Information
Transferred; Registrar's Office; October 2013.
Subject Terms
United States. Army--Military life; Colleges and Universities; Education; World War, 1939-1945--War work--Schools
Genre / Form
Transcripts
Processing Information
Processed; J. Gordon Daines III; December 2013.
Appraisal Information
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_UA5656
Finding Aid Title
Army Specialized Training Program academic records
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by J. Gordon Daines III
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-06T11:38-0700
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Administrative History

The Army Specialized Training Program was a training program instituted by the United States Army during World War II at a number of American universities to meet wartime demands for junior officers and soldiers with technical skills.

The Army Specialized Training Program provided participants with a demanding schedule. Participants took approximately 25 class-time hours per quarter. Coursework was offered in engineering, science, medicine, dentistry, personnel psychology, and 34 different foreign languages. Upon completion of the program, participants were then deployed.



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