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ERIC Number: ED518025
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jun
Pages: 32
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 49
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Corporate Investments in College Readiness and Access
Erisman, Wendy; Looney, Shannon M.
Institute for Higher Education Policy
This report examines major corporations' philanthropic support for "college readiness and access initiatives," defined as efforts to increase the likelihood that students will graduate from high school fully prepared to enroll and succeed in college. The report supplements substantial research that highlights the importance of higher education to ensuring a U.S. workforce prepared to compete in a global economy. (Contains 4 figures and 2 footnotes.) [This paper was prepared for the Business-Higher Education Forum with support from USA Funds.]
Institute for Higher Education Policy. 1320 19th Street NW Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-861-8223; Fax: 202-861-9307; e-mail: institute@ihep.org; Web site: http://www.ihep.org
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for Higher Education Policy