Journal of Higher Education

A journal covering higher education issues in management and teaching for the academic audience.

Articles from Vol. 77, No. 2, March-April

Institutional Selectivity and Good Practices in Undergraduate Education: How Strong Is the Link?
The academic "selectivity" of a college or university's undergraduate student body has been perhaps the most common single criterion by which the public, as well as many scholars, make inferences about the "quality" of the undergraduate education one...
Understanding the Influence of the Financial Context of Institutions on Student Persistence at Four-Year Colleges and Universities
As the 1990s came to close and the twenty-first century began, college student retention and graduation rates became an increasingly important issue. Policy makers at the federal, state, and campus level continue to focus on retention and graduation...