February 9, 2001
The Brave New World of Corporate Education
Walt Disney World may not immediately come to mind when one thinks of Valencia Community College. Similarly, Dalhousie University and the Bank of Montreal, or the Ford Motor Company and Mott Community College, may not appear to have much in common. But they are all examples of flourishing educational partnerships that colleges have recently forged with "corporate universities."
In the past 13 years, while more than 100 four-year colleges in the United States have closed, the number of