PUBPOL 475

PUBPOL 475: Topics: The US Higher Education System: Policy Issues and Controversies

Level
Undergraduate
Term
Fall 2016
Days
Monday, Wednesday
Time
1:00-2:30 pm EDT
Course Section
304
U-M Course Number
27550
Credit Hours
3

This course will delve into policy issues and controversies in the US Higher Education system. Topics will include: affordability issues and student debt, scholarships, and "free tuition"; efforts to encourage access and diversity in higher education including affirmative action in light of Supreme Court decisions; graduation rates; and technology, MOOCs, and the future of higher education.