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Author(s):Hunt, J., and Tierney, T
Title:American higher education: How does it measure up for the twenty-first century
Organization:The Natioanal Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Short Description:Examines the condition of higher education in the U.S., noting the increasing need for an educated workforce to help the nation remain competitive in the global marketplace.
Annotation:This report examines the condition of higher education in the U.S., noting the increasing need for an educated workforce to help the nation remain competitive in the global marketplace. Preparation,opportunity, participation, completion, and affordability are examined on a national level to ascertain policy changes necessary to help the U.S. develop and maintain a highly educated workforce.
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
National Perspectives
Preparation/College Readiness
Social and Economic Benefits/Economic Development

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