Swanson, Edwin (1908-1993)

Swanson, Edwin (1908-1993)

Date Updated




Academic Rank


Year Retired from SJSU


Educational Background

University of Southern California, 1949 Ed.D.

University of Southern California, 1936 MS

George Washington University, 1934

Nebraska State University at Kearney, 1932 BS

Teaching Experience

San Jose State University, 1946-1979

Summer sessions at University of Tennessee, Colorado, State at Greeley, University of Florida, University of Southern California, Armstrong College, University of North Carolina Women's College

Arizona State University, Tempe, 1939-1946

University of Southern California, 1937-1938

Fullerton Junior College, 1938-1939

Fullerton Junior College, 1936-1937

Elementary and Secondary Schools, Nebraska, 1925-1935

Selected Publications

Contributor to The High School Curriculum, Harl Douglass.

Articles in NEA JournaL Business Education Forum, Business Education World, School Review, National Business Education Quarterly (editor 1939‑1941), California Journal of Secondary Education, and others.

Personal Commentary

President, United Business Education Association, 1951‑52.

President, Western Business Education Association, 1954‑55.

Member, National Policies Commission, Business and Economic Education, 1963‑64.

Area Coordinator, Phi Delta Kappa, 1955‑66.

Other offices in professional organizations.

Date Completed: 8/96

Adapted from: Biographies of Retired Faculty San Jose State University 1997: A Project of the Emeritus Faculty Association of San Jose State University. San Jose, CA: The University, 1997.


Swanson, Edwin (1908-1993)