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Presentation
Brief History and Overview of Community Colleges
2012 OASFAA/OCAN Conference (2012)
  • Michael Snyder
Abstract
This session will review the change in philosophy of higher education in the United States from being available only to those that could afford college to the open access and success agenda of today. The influence of the Land Grant colleges and now the community colleges to fulfill this philosophy will be presented. The session will end with a discussion of the challenges facing community colleges as they attempt to serve the U.S. today.
Publication Date
December, 2012
Citation Information
Michael Snyder. "Brief History and Overview of Community Colleges" 2012 OASFAA/OCAN Conference (2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ocan/154/