NYU Steinhardt

History of American Higher Education

  • Course Number: HSED-GE 2067
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Discussions of selected topics in the social & intellectual history of higher education in America since 1750. Integration of educational policies & functions, with attention to limitations of educational responsibility, development of institutional structures, changing modes for gaining & imparting knowledge, & the social prerogatives & initiatives variously assigned to an educated class.
  • Old Course Number: E55.2067