eBook Education Reference Guide: Principles & Policies of Higher Education, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835273
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835275
  • DDC: 378
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 106 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers an introduction to the principles of higher education, the factors that influence their development, and the impact they have on the school and its students. The essays will also look at the implementation of technology in universities and how this form of learning can have an effect on traditional schooling methods and student accessibility rates.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Publish or Perish Paradox.
2: Institutional Effectiveness in Higher Education.
3: Generation Y: Educational Considerations.
4: Academic Dishonesty in Colleges & Universities.
5: Integrated Curriculum in College Business Programs.
6: Writing Centers.
7: Access to Higher Education.
8: Affirmative Action in Higher Education.
9: African-American Colleges & Universities.
10: Tribal Colleges.
11: Community College Education.
12: Vocational Education.
13: Accelerated Degree Programs.
14: E-Learning in Higher Education.
15: Virtual Universities.