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The Economics of Higher Education

Subject: 
EDUC
347

(Same as GSBGEN 348) Topics: the worth of college and graduate degrees, and the utilization of highly educated graduates; faculty labor markets, careers, and workload; costs and pricing; discounting, merit aid, and access to higher education; sponsored research; academic medical centers; and technology and productivity. Emphasis is on theoretical frameworks, policy matters, and the concept of higher education as a public good. Stratification by gender, race, and social class.

Program: 
SHIPS, SHIPS Higher Ed, UG Minor, UG Minor Education Research and Policy, MA JD, MA JD Cross Creditable Courses, MA MBA, MA MBA Cross listed Courses
Course Focus: 
Higher Ed
Audience: 
Masters, Undergraduate, Doctoral