2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

EDUC 61658 Law, Policy, and Finance in Higher Education

This course will provide higher education graduate students with an overview of college and university policies and programs in America in terms of legal issues; systems and processes; funding systems and resources (including budget development); and policy development and analysis. Students will be exposed to philosophies and theories pertaining to these topics and will be expected to utilize their learning in practical applications and settings. Key concepts include: funding systems and resources (budget development included), legal systems and processes, and policy development and analysis.