We are an independent, solution-oriented think tank at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy.Learn More.

Podcast: The Opportunities for Small Colleges

Mary Marcy, the president of Dominican University of California discusses her new book The Small College Imperative, how such institutions can innovate, and her own innovations such as partnering with a coding school.

On the importance of small colleges, Marcy says, “the great strength of American higher education has been the diversity of offerings.”

Listen to the podcast here.

This podcast is created and produced by higher education experts Jeff Selingo and Michael Horn.  Selingo, a FutureEd senior fellow and former editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education, is special advisor and professor of practice at Arizona State University, and a visiting scholar at Georgia Tech’s Center for 21st Century Universities. Horn is chief strategy officer for the Entangled Group, an education investment firm,  and a senior partner at Entangled Solutions, an education consulting company.  Selingo and Horn can be contacted here. Future U is supported by the Academy for Innovative Higher Education Leadership, a partnership between Arizona State University and Georgetown University, and by Entangled Solutions.