The Landscape of Higher Education

EDU 6201 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Seeks to provide the foundation to understand the structure, governance, and operations of institutions of higher education, as well as the roles, functions, and interactions of various administrative positions and offices. Through scholarly publications, research articles, and theories, offers students an opportunity to prepare to work and advance effectively within higher education by appreciating its complex organizational structure and its historical context. Assesses how these constructs are subject to today’s environmental, financial, technological, and competitive pressures; considers how higher education might implement innovation and change; and offers students an opportunity to design strategies for change.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

Section 00
CRN 20456
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Session Winter 2018 CPS Quarter - Full Term
Class Meeting Dates 01/08/2018 to 03/31/2018
Notes Students register for this section and then will be placed with a specific instructor and assigned to a course section one week prior to the course start date. Students will be notified of their placement via Husky email. Syllabi and textbook information is the same for all sections of the course.
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Winter Graduate
    Jan 8, 2018 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Feb 19, 2018 (6-week classes)

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