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ERIC Number: EJ261524
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
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Credentialism: Why We Have Diploma Mills.
Arnstein, George
Phi Delta Kappan, v63 n8 p550-52 Apr 1982
The demand for credentials and college degrees in the United States has spawned the establishment of many degree-granting institutions that are nothing more than diploma mills. Despite some indicators of institutional quality, such as accreditation and state licensing, the identification of substandard colleges is not always an easy task. (WD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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