ERIC Number: EJ477824
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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The Competitive Edge: Why Some Small Colleges Succeed.
Merante, Joseph A.; Ireland, Richard C.
College Board Review, n169 p8-13,28-29 Fall 1993
Examination of 10 small private successful liberal arts colleges identified the following key characteristics: clear and articulate leadership, strong management support, collegial atmosphere, well-focused institutional mission, and continuous innovation. Colleges were Bates (Maine), Beloit (Wisconsin), Berry (Georgia), Centre (Kentucky), Hillsdale (Michigan), Kalamazoo (Michigan), Marlboro (Vermont), Spelman (Georgia), St. John's (Maryland), and Whittier (California). (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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