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The Great Community College Experiment

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City University of New York continues designing new two-year institution -- aimed at maximizing student outcomes -- from ground up.

New Programs: Viticulture, Information Security, Public Health, Advertising

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  • Finger Lakes Community College is starting an associate of applied science program in viticulture.
  • Georgia Institute of Technology is starting an online master's degree in information security.
  • Touro College is starting a master of public health program.
  • New Programs: Commerce, Physical Therapy, Bioethics, Education, Nursing

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  • Arizona State University is starting a master of science degree in commerce.
  • New Programs: Federal Acquisitions, Climate Change, Integrated Bioscience, Physics, Renewable Electricity

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  • American University has started a certificate program to train federal executives to lead acquisition programs.
  • Johns Hopkins University is starting an interdisciplinary major and minor in global environmental change and sustainability.
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, South Dakota State University and the University of South Dakota are st
  • New Programs: Materials Science, Engineering Technology, Health Care, Global Public Health

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  • Catholic University is starting a master of science program in materials science and engineering.
  • Drexel University is starting an online master's degree in engineering technology.
  • Ivy Tech Community College, in Indiana, is starting an associate of associate of applied science in health care support, as well as certificates in pharmacy
  • New Programs: Sleep Disorders, Information Assurance, Digital Media, Nursing

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  • Genesee Community College is starting an associate in applied science program in polysomnographic technology, which is used to evaluate sleep disorders.
  • Johns Hopkins University is starting a master of science degree in information assurance.
  • Room for Improvement

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    Employer survey backed by liberal education group suggests a new emphasis on the quality of undergraduate education.

    Outsourcing Language Learning

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    A decade after Drake U. pioneered system favoring native speakers over traditional faculty, a few other colleges are trying the approach and the university is taking its concept online.

    The New Sustainability U.

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    Grand Valley State, in Michigan, is betting its interdisciplinary and hands-on method of teaching sustainability will set it apart from the crowd.

    Joint Ventures, Pre-Distress

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    Small independent colleges typically seek private investment only as last resort. A Washington lawyer encourages them to seek outside money not to survive, but to grow.

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