Publication Date


Advisor(s) - Committee Chair

Bert Smith, Lee Jones, Gordon Wilson, Finley Grise

Degree Program

School of Teacher Education

Degree Type

Master of Arts


The problem is four-fold:

  1. To compare the ability of McCracken County and Paducah, Kentucky, to finance their educational programs.
  2. To compare the effort that McCracken County and Paducah are making to finance their educational programs.
  3. To compare the educational programs of McCracken County and Paducah.
  4. To suggest a defensible educational program based on the ability and effort of the educational unit to support it.


Education | Educational Administration and Supervision | Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research | Educational Leadership | Elementary and Middle and Secondary Education Administration