TITLE

IV. THE REASONS WHY FOUR HAS BECOME THE ACCUSTOMED NUMBER OF YEARS IN THE EXTENSION OF ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL CURRICULA

AUTHOR(S)
WILKINS, ERNEST H.; D., LITT
PUB. DATE
December 1927
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Dec1927, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p513
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the origin of the concept of a four-year college degree program. Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, was the first university founded in the U.S. It's four-year bachelor's degree program was adapted from the University of Cambridge, in England. The four-year program in Cambridge ultimately originated from a four-year program at the University of Paris in 1252.
ACCESSION #
36529116

 

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