Jan 23, 2021  
Graduate Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Graduate Catalog 2020-2021

HED 8443 Law and Higher Education

Three hours
An examination of basic legal theories and their application in higher education and to the various constituencies within colleges and universities, such as students, faculty, administrators, staff, and governing boards. Constitutional mandates of due process and equal protection, nondiscrimination in employment and educational programs, privacy and openness, academic freedom, and contractual obligations are among the topics addressed.