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The End of College

Creating the Future of Learning and the University of Everywhere

By Kevin Carey
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The End of College: Creating the Future of Learning and the University of Everywhere by Kevin Carey

The End of College (2015) is about the American higher education system. These blinks give a historical overview of how the author sees the development of the American university and its evolution from European models. He evaluates its current status and advocates for the University of Everywhere – a remotely accessible university of the future.

  • Students of public policy and education policy
  • People curious about online learning
  • Historians interested in higher education

Kevin Carey directs the Education Policy Program at the nonprofit research organization New America. He has also taught education policy at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He is a regular contributor to the New York Times and has written for publications such as Wired and Slate.

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