PUBPOL 475.004

PUBPOL 475.004: Topics: Higher Education & Public Policy

Level
Undergraduate
Term
Fall 2019
Days
Monday, Wednesday
Time
2:30-3:50 pm EDT
Course Section
004
U-M Course Number
32454
Credit Hours
3

This course will examine the higher education sector from several different angles, but with an emphasis placed on the economic issues. Topics include the benefits of higher education, government's interest in promoting it, and various policies that impact access, persistence, affordability, and accountability. Policies examined include financial aid, affirmative action, state and federal funding, regulation of the for-profit sector, and many others.

Combined with PubPol 611.