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Document Number: 1817

“For-Profit Application of the Corporate Model to Academic Enterprise” - This article reexamines some of the myths and realities of the for-profit sector of higher education from the perspective of DeVry Institutes. It also examines the advantages of for-profit institutions, including market sensitivity, a high level of accountability and no tenure. Because faculties at DeVry are deployed to teach, research is optional. This publication is not available online. (Richard Ruch, AAHE Bulletin, American Association for Higher Education, 202-293-6440, February 1999)...
Author: Amanda Erwin
Publication: AAHE Bulletin
Publisher: American Association for Higher Education


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