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see colleges and universitiescolleges and universities,
institutions of higher education. Universities differ from colleges in that they are larger, have wider curricula, are involved in research activities, and grant graduate and professional as well as undergraduate degrees.
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A sweep through the mission statements of major American universities reveals that institutions are places of pride, promote student success and lifelong learning, foster development of students with disciplined habits of mind, and focus on excellence.

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