ERIC Number: ED049672
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Nov
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The Nature and Role of Institutional Research ... Memo to a College or University.
Saupe, Joe L.; Montgomery, James R.
This report on the nature and role of institutional research addresses itself to the following questions: (1) what is institutional research? (2) how "pure" can institutional research be? (3) what can institutional research do for the institution? (the report lists such functions as: preparing operating, analytic and summary reports, conducting analytic or modeling studies, designing management information systems, doing special studies and studies in support of educational development, doing related staff work, and responding to questionnaires); (4) should institutional research be administratively or educationally oriented? (5) how should institutional research relate to long-range planning? (6) how should institutional research be organized? and (7) what are the requirements for effective institutional research? (AF)
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Authoring Institution: Association for Institutional Research.
Note: A Statement prepared for the Association for Institutional Research