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ERIC Number: EJ591475
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
The Precarious Balancing Act at Small Liberal-Arts Colleges.
van der Werf, Martin
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n47 pA32-A34 Jul 30 1999
Many small liberal arts colleges nationwide are facing unprecedented challenges in finances and demographics. Unless they have name recognition, a sizeable endowment, or especially strong academic offerings, most struggle to attract students from outside their regions. To survive, colleges have been urged to expand adult education and distance learning, but many cannot make such programs profitable. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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