ERIC Number: EJ676574
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
College Size as the Major Discriminator.
Cohen, Arthur M.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n122 p39-46 Sum 2003
Argues that college size is a valid, readily available, easily understood, and nonjudgmental criterion that relates directly to other important college characteristics. Therefore, size should be considered the main criterion in the classification of community colleges. Using size as a criterion yields interesting patterns showing how community colleges differ. (Contains 12 references.) (NB)
Descriptors: Classification, Community Colleges, Educational Research, Institutional Characteristics, Institutional Evaluation, Research, School Demography, School Size, Two Year Colleges
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