Department of Educational Administration and Higher Education records, 1955-2005
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Brief Description: The Higher Education Department was established effective July 1, 1959, as a new unit of instruction separated from the original Secondary Education Department.  George Hand was the first Dean.  The Higher Education Department is responsible for offering courses dealing with the preparation of teacher's for colleges, universities, junior colleges, vocational technical schools and correspondence schools.  The department of Higher Education merged with Educational Administration on 1 July 1985, to become the Department of Educational Administration and Higher Education.
Held at:
Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
605 Agriculture Dr.
MC 6632
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: 618-453-2516
Fax: 618-453-3451
Email: speccoll [at]
Record Series Number: 3/RG 16/9
Created by: Illinois. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. Dept. of Higher Education.
Volume: 12.0 Boxes
Acquired: Further accruals are expected.
Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.
Subject Index
Education, Higher - United States - Administration
Education - Study and teaching (Graduate)
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. College of Education
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Dept. of Educational Administration and Higher Education
Genres/Forms of Material
Records (documents)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
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PreferredCitation: [after identification of item(s)] Records of the Dept. of Educational Administration and Higher Education, Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.