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History of higher education in Pennsylvania

by Saul Sack

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Published by Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission in Harrisburg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Universities and colleges,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: v. 2, p. 753-801.

    ContributionsPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA355 .S25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xii, 817 p.)
    Number of Pages817
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24770320M
    LC Control Number65007193
    OCLC/WorldCa616396

      He wrote his first book about a pivotal leader in the early days of Penn State, “The Origins of Federal Support for Higher Education: George W. Atherton and the Land-Grant College Movement,” in , published by Penn State University Press, also the publisher of “Evan Pugh’s Penn State.” Williams also co-edited “Future of the. Provide universal access to high-quality early childhood education. Ensure graduates of Pennsylvania’s high schools are career ready. Improve access, affordability, and completion in postsecondary education and training.

    Indexes education journals (most comprehensively, some selectively), as well as education-related materials from scholarly organizations, professional associations, research centers, policy organizations, university presses, the U.S. Department of Education and other federal agencies, and state and local agencies. Individual contributors submit conference papers, dissertations, . What Is a Higher Education Degree Program? Higher Education Graduate Programs prepare students for leadership roles within universities and colleges. Graduate programs typically explore many facets of post-secondary institutions including administration, leadership, management, student affairs, curriculum development and educational policy analysis. Courses may also .

    Education Facts KRC FILES AFFIDAVIT IN PA SCHOOL FUNDING LAWSUIT Last week petitioners in Pennsylvania's school funding lawsuit filed a brief and affidavits refuting the claim made by the Republican leader of the PA Senate, Joe Scarnati, that the lawsuit was rendered moot because the state adopted a school funding formula in —Southern Regional Education Board, "Fact Book on Higher Education" In Pennsylvania, the percentage of all part-time faculty, including teaching and research assistants, increased from percent to percent between the and school years.


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