For-profit higher education programs in the United States.

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This study examined the extent of research and teaching on higher education programs in the United States that focuses on for-profit higher education. This descriptive study used a 30-item questionnaire to gather the information reported here. This survey instrument was sent to the entire population of interest. This population was made up of all of the programs in higher education that are listed in the ASHE Higher Education Program Directory, which is produced by the Association for the Study of Higher Education. The results of this research show that little research and teaching is being done that has a primary ... continued below

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Chipps, Kenneth M. May 2007.

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This study examined the extent of research and teaching on higher education programs in the United States that focuses on for-profit higher education. This descriptive study used a 30-item questionnaire to gather the information reported here. This survey instrument was sent to the entire population of interest. This population was made up of all of the programs in higher education that are listed in the ASHE Higher Education Program Directory, which is produced by the Association for the Study of Higher Education. The results of this research show that little research and teaching is being done that has a primary focus on for-profit higher education. Recommendations on how to address this are provided.

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Chipps, Kenneth M. For-profit higher education programs in the United States., dissertation, May 2007; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc3691/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .