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Tertiary education in Colombia : paving the way for reform.

Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: World Bank.
Format: Book
Published: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c2003.
Series:A World Bank country study
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Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • The Current Status of the Tertiary Education System in Colombia
  • The Students
  • The Providers
  • System Governance and Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Academic Personnel
  • Enrollment: Unprecedented Expansion in the mid 1990s
  • Disciplines: Under-Investment in Technical Education
  • Programs: Biased Towards Undergraduate
  • A Struggling Science and Technology Sector
  • A Nascent Internationalization of Colombian Tertiary Education
  • 2.
  • Economic Issues and Perspectives
  • Increasing External Efficiency
  • A Segmented Market for Tertiary Education
  • Funding a Selective and Efficient Public Sector
  • Filling the Vacancies in the Private Sector
  • Inadequate Student Aid
  • 3.
  • Strategies and Recommendations for Tertiary Education in Colombia
  • Annex I.
  • The Colombian Tertiary Education System: Problems and Challenges
  • Annex II.
  • Institutional Analysis of the Tertiary Education Sector
  • Annex III.
  • Quality Assurance in Colombia
  • Annex IV.
  • Science and Technology: Status and Perspective
  • Annex V.
  • Colombian Higher Education in the Global Market
  • Annex VI.
  • Economic Perspectives of Tertiary Education
  • Annex VII.
  • Reforming Student Financial Aid: Issues and Alternatives.