ERIC Number: EJ556569
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Metropolitan University: History, Mission, and Defining Characteristics.
Seaberry, Jeannette; Davis, Joe L.
New Directions for Student Services, n79 p5-13 Fall 1997
Conceptualizes the scope and highlights the focus and mission of the metropolitan university in its relationship to and impact upon the urban community. Sketches the historical roots of the university in early U.S. history and since World War II. Defines the metropolitan university, describes its characteristics, and offers student profiles. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Serving Students at Metropolitan Universities: The Unique Opportunities and Challenges."