Technology-- bridge or barrier to more timely degree completion? : 1998 final report
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Published by Western Illinois University in Macomb, Ill .
Written in English


  • Degrees, Academic -- United States,
  • Universities and colleges -- United States -- Graduation requirements,
  • Education, Higher -- Effect of technological innovations on -- United States

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Edition Notes

Statementco-authored and edited by Burton O. Witthuhn ; co-authored and prepared by Danielle M. Brush ; co-authored and researched by Debi L. Riggins.
ContributionsWitthuhn, Burton O., Western Illinois University.
The Physical Object
Pagination72, 11 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17583864M

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