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brief guide to U.S. higher education

brief guide to U.S. higher education

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Published by American Council on Education in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- United States -- Administration.,
  • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Administration.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmerican Council on Education.
    ContributionsAmerican Council on Education.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 59 p. :
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18478926M

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