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Document Number: 2733

Meeting Needs and Making Profits: The Rise of For-Profit Degree-Granting Institutions MS Word - The rapidly growing for-profit sector of postsecondary education is highly dynamic, more diverse than it appears and more effective than it is generally given credit for in serving the changing needs of students, employers and communities. And while traditional colleges and universities have tended to distance themselves from the for-profit sector, more and more of them are in fact embracing the same kinds of entrepreneurial, customer-focused approaches that have proven so successful on the for-profit side of the market. (Kathleen F. Kelly, Education Commission of the States, July 2001)...
Author: Kathleen F. Kelly
Publisher: ECS

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