College presidents have multiple, complex roles. These roles have evolved to include an increased emphasis on external relations, regardless of institutional type, yet these leaders are also expected to hold traditional academic credentials. This study explored the experience base of urban community college presidents and found that they hold remarkably similar skill sets and experience backgrounds to other college presidents.
Smith, Everrett A.
"Pathways to the Urban Community College Presidency,"
Journal of Research on the College President: Vol. 1
, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uark.edu/jrcp/vol1/iss1/4