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Higher education today

Higher education today

facts in brief

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Published by American Council on Education, Division of Policy Analysis and Research in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementCecilia A. Ottinger, ed.
    ContributionsOttinger, Cecilia A., American Council on Education. Division of Policy Analysis and Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18578607M

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