Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science

Degree Discipline



The purpose of this study is to determine the extent to which NFA instruction is being given in Area IV, and to make recommendations for improvement.

This study proposes to answer the following questions: 1. To what extent is NFA instruction being given in Area IV? 2. What instruction in NFA should be given in Area IV? 3. How effective is the NFA instruction that is being given?

This study included twenty departments of vocational agriculture located in Area IV. (See map) Nineteen of these departments are located in twelve counties in South and Southwest Texas. The other department is located in West Texas. There are 563 boys enrolled in these departments.

Committee Chair/Advisor

G. L. Smith

Committee Member

J. M. Drew


Prairie View University


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Date of Digitization


Contributing Institution

John B Coleman Library

City of Publication

Prairie View





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