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Colleges of higher education books

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Economic Inequality, Neoliberalism, and the American Community College by Patrick Sullivan Economic Inequality, Neoliberalism, and the American Community College

This book aims to deepen public understanding of the community college and to challenge our longstanding reliance on a deficit model for defining this important, powerful, and transformative institution. Featuring a unique combination of data and research, Sullivan seeks to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/05/2017

Consolidating Colleges and Merging Universities New Strategies for Higher Education Leaders by James Martin, James E. Samels Consolidating Colleges and Merging Universities New Strategies for Higher Education Leaders
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Since the economic recession of 2008, colleges and universities have looked for ways to lower costs while increasing incomes. Not all have succeeded. Threatened closures and recent institutional mergers point to what might be a coming trend in higher education....
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/12/2016

Overcoming Educational Racism in the Community College Creating Pathways to Success for Minority and Improvised Student Populations by Angela Long, Walter G. Bumphus Overcoming Educational Racism in the Community College Creating Pathways to Success for Minority and Improvised Student Populations
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Brings together researchers whose work throws light on the structural and systemic causes of student attrition, as well as college presidents and leaders who have successfully implemented strategies to improve student outcomes. The book is divided into five sections, each...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2016

Overcoming Educational Racism in the Community College Creating Pathways to Success for Minority and Improvised Student Populations by Angela Long, Walter G. Bumphus Overcoming Educational Racism in the Community College Creating Pathways to Success for Minority and Improvised Student Populations
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Brings together researchers whose work throws light on the structural and systemic causes of student attrition, as well as college presidents and leaders who have successfully implemented strategies to improve student outcomes. The book is divided into five sections, each...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2016

World University Rankings and the Future of Higher Education by Kevin Downing World University Rankings and the Future of Higher Education

This book is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly research on the implementation of a ranking system for higher education institutions, providing a thorough overview of the impacts of these rankings on educational quality --
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2016

Practical Leadership in Community Colleges Navigating Today's Challenges by George R. Boggs, Christine Johnson McPhail Practical Leadership in Community Colleges Navigating Today's Challenges
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Anticipate, manage, and overcome the complex issues facing community colleges Practical Leadership in Community Colleges offers a path forward through the challenges community colleges face every day.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2016

College Handbook by The College Board College Handbook

The only guide with all the accredited colleges in the United States - more than 3,900 including four-year and two-year colleges and technical schools.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/07/2016

Book of Majors by The College Board Book of Majors

Revised and refreshed every year, this book is the most comprehensive guide to college majors on the market. ln-depth descriptions of 200 of the most popular majors are followed by complete listings of every major offered at more than 3,800...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/07/2016

Coming Soon

Re-visioning Community Colleges Positioning for Innovation by Richard L. Alfred, Debbie Sydow Re-visioning Community Colleges Positioning for Innovation
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Re-visioning Community Colleges has the foresight into the shape that community colleges will likely take in the future. Their predictions are based on an analysis of the growth and innovation trajectory in community colleges as they respond to the dramatic...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Setting a New Agenda for Student Engagement and Retention in Historically Black Colleges and Universities by Charles B. W. Prince Setting a New Agenda for Student Engagement and Retention in Historically Black Colleges and Universities

This book explores the innovations that HBCUs can enact to better serve and prepare the next generation of African American leaders, and to be more competitive in the higher education landscape --
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2016

Administrative Challenges and Organizational Leadership in Historically Black Colleges and Universities by Charles B. W. Prince Administrative Challenges and Organizational Leadership in Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Examines how administrations in Historically Black Educational Institutions utilize different leadership techniques to overcome challenges of student retention and engagement. It focuses on student development practices, organisational collaboration, funding for institutions, and support provided from faculty and staff.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/05/2016

Diploma Mills How For-Profit Colleges Stiffed Students, Taxpayers, and the American Dream by A. J. (Professor of Higher Education, University of Massachusetts Lowell) Angulo Diploma Mills How For-Profit Colleges Stiffed Students, Taxpayers, and the American Dream
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Diploma Mills speaks to today's concerns by shedding light on unmistakable conflicts of interest long associated with this scandal-plagued class of colleges and universities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/01/2016

Without Regard to Sex, Race, or Color The Past, Present, and Future of One Historically Black College by Andrew Feiler Without Regard to Sex, Race, or Color The Past, Present, and Future of One Historically Black College

This gathering of sixty images, along with the essays that frame them, gives us a new way to think about the too often troubled status of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs). The bell in the clock tower at Atlanta's...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2015

Taking College Teaching Seriously Pedagogy Matters! Fostering Student Success Through Faculty Centered Practice Improvement by Gail O. Mellow, Diana D. Woolis, Marisa Klages-Bombich, Susan G. Restler Taking College Teaching Seriously Pedagogy Matters! Fostering Student Success Through Faculty Centered Practice Improvement
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Over 50% of US undergraduates are at community colleges. By many measures, particularly college completion, America's undergraduate education is underperforming. This is nationally important since America's future goes to college in these institutions. This book offers a successful and scalable...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/06/2015

Examining the Impact of Community Colleges on the Global Workforce by Stephanie J. Jones Examining the Impact of Community Colleges on the Global Workforce

This book provides relevant theoretical and conceptual frameworks, best practices, and emerging empirical research about new approaches being employed in community colleges to prepare students for their post-collegiate careers --
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2015

Taking College Teaching Seriously Pedagogy Matters! Fostering Student Success Through Faculty Centered Practice Improvement by Gail O. Mellow, Diana D. Woolis, Marisa Klages-Bombich, Susan G. Restler Taking College Teaching Seriously Pedagogy Matters! Fostering Student Success Through Faculty Centered Practice Improvement
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Over 50% of US undergraduates are at community colleges. By many measures, particularly college completion, America's undergraduate education is underperforming. This is nationally important since America's future goes to college in these institutions. This book offers a successful and scalable...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/05/2015

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