“Understanding CCCU Faculty of Color,” in The Christian College Phenomenon: Inside America’s Fastest Growing Institutions of Higher Learning
An in-depth look at what's happening inside the colleges and universities that are growing most dramatically among today's higher education institutions.
The Christian College Phenomenon explores the explosive growth over the last twenty years of institutions affiliated with the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU). While public institutions of higher learning in the United States experienced a 3% growth in enrollment from 1990-1996, CCCU institutions witnessed a 36.9% growth during that same period. And in 2006, enrollment over the previous year at public universities grew by 13% and at other private colleges by 28%, but enrollment at CCCU institutions rose by 70.6%.
Paris, Jenell and Knights, Michelle, "“Understanding CCCU Faculty of Color,” in The Christian College Phenomenon: Inside America’s Fastest Growing Institutions of Higher Learning" (2011). Sociology Educator Scholarship. 9.