NYU Steinhardt

Minority-Serving Institutions

  • Course Number: AMLT-GE 2058
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Minority-serving institutions (i.e., historically Black colleges & universities, Tribal colleges & universities, Hispanic-serving institutions & Asian-serving institutions) all play a significant but under-examined role in American higher education. In this course students will learn about the development & evolution of these institutions in the context of American higher education both historically & more contemporarily. Students will learn to characterize MSIs based on their student populations, funding schemes, politics, & other relevant issues.
  • Old Course Number: E98.2058