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History of higher education in South Carolina

with a sketch of the free school system

by Colyer Meriwether

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Carolina
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- South Carolina -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Coyler Meriwether ...
      SeriesContributions to American educational history, ed. by Herbert B. Adams., no. 4, [U. S.] Bureau of Education. Circulars of information. 188,, no. 3
      ContributionsMcCrady, Edward, 1833-1903.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA201 .A3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination247 p.
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6985607M
      LC Control Number07020825
      OCLC/WorldCa3485566

      There are 60 colleges and universities in the U.S. state of South University of South Carolina in Columbia is the largest university in the state, by enrollment. Trident Technical College in North Charleston is the largest two-year college. The oldest institution is the College of Charleston, founded in and chartered in The majority of colleges and universities in. The original purpose of higher education in the American colonies was to prepare men to serve in the clergy. For this reason, Harvard College was founded by the Massachusetts Bay Colony in Before the American Revolution, it was joined by six others: William and Mary, Yale, Dartmouth, King`s (later Columbia), New Jersey (later Princeton), and Philadelphia (later Pennsylvania).

      James Anderson critically reinterprets the history of southern black education from Reconstruction to the Great Depression. By placing black schooling within a political, cultural, and economic context, he offers fresh insights into black commitment to education, the peculiar significance of Tuskegee Institute, and the conflicting goals of various philanthropic groups, among other by: Book Description: James Anderson critically reinterprets the history of southern black education from Reconstruction to the Great Depression. By placing black schooling within a political, cultural, and economic context, he offers fresh insights into black commitment to education, the peculiar significance of Tuskegee Institute, and the conflicting goals of various philanthropic groups, among.

      The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the South Carolina Technical College System (SCTCS), the state's largest higher education system, that will ensure that the websites of SCTCS and its member colleges are accessible to persons with disabilities. Puck cartoon illustrating the prospect of too many college degrees. The American debate over whether a college education is worth it began when the colonists arrived from Europe and founded “New College” (later renamed Harvard University) in Today, there are around 20 million college students in the United States, and over


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