The Promise of Dual-Mission Colleges
Today’s postsecondary education system is out of sync with what our nation needs -- as surveys of students, employers and others show. One reason is that it’s ossified by structures put in place a half century ago, which led many colleges and universities, even new ones, to pursue academic and business models that aligned with strictly designed categories, whether they served students or not.
Originally published: February 5, 2021
Author: Carrie Besnette Hauser
Institution: Colorado Mountain College
Published by: Inside Higher Ed