Episode 45 - The Unique Position of Private Nonprofit Colleges and Universities
It is no surprise that higher education is a complex enterprise, and within it, private and nonprofit colleges and universities face unique challenges. In this episode, Dr. Jason Altmire speaks with Dr. Barbara Mistick about working toward equity and navigating complicated regulatory, funding, and policy issues in higher education.
Dr. Mistick is the President of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). Dr. Mistick leads an association with a diverse membership of over a thousand private, nonprofit colleges and universities across the United States. From major research universities to liberal arts colleges, historically black colleges, and more, Barbara understands the challenges and opportunities facing higher education policymakers and administrators.