NYU Steinhardt

History of Higher Education

  • Course Number: HSED-UE 1067
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • 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 and initiatives variously assigned to an educated class.
  • Old Course Number: E55.1067