ERIC Number: ED236994
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-May
Reference Count: 0
Survival in the 1980s: Quality, Mission, and Financing Options.
Wilson, Robert A., Ed.
Proceedings of the 1982 University of Arizona conference cover two- and four-year college conference sessions, as well as state and institutional perspectives. Topics include college planning in Mexico, consequences of budget reduction strategies, quality and financial structures, public and private competition, state-level formulas, student aid and the federal demise, fiscal stress and resources allocation, and excellence in higher education. Among the 30 papers and authors are the following: "Survival in the 1980s" (Clark Kerr); "Challenges of Excellence in Higher Education" (David Pierpont Gardner); "The National University of Mexico" (Jose Narro, Alfredo L. Fernandez); "Maintaining Quality Programs During Periods of Fiscal Stress" (Robert K. Thompson); "Institutional Management Flexibility: A Strategy for Dealing with Funding Reductions" (Edward A. Carter, Jack C. Blanton); "State Policy Options for Financing Higher Education" (Norman M. Fischer); "Trends in Higher Education Financing" (Paul Brinkman); "Enhancing Institutional and Program Quality" (Clifton F. Conrad); and "A Planning, Budgeting, and Evaluation System: Lessons from Experience" (Leif S. Hartmark). (SW)
Descriptors: College Planning, College Programs, Community Colleges, Educational Finance, Educational Quality, Financial Policy, Financial Problems, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Private Colleges, Public Policy, Resource Allocation, Retrenchment, State Colleges, Statewide Planning, Student Financial Aid, Trend Analysis
Arizona University, Center for the Study of Higher Education, 1415 North Fremont Avenue, Tucson, AZ 85719.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Association of Coll. and Univ. Business Officers, Washington, DC.; State Higher Education Executive Officers Association.; National Center for Higher Education Management Systems, Boulder, CO.; Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO. Inservice Education Program.
Authoring Institution: Arizona Univ., Tucson. Center for the Study of Higher Education.
Identifiers: Excellence; Institutional Mission; Mexico
Note: Proceedings of the Annual National Conference on Higher Education Funding hosted by the University of Arizona (8th, Tucson, AZ, Dec 1-3, 1982).