ERIC Number: ED104213
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Report of the Committee to Study Higher Education in the Baltimore Metropolitan Region.
Maryland Council for Higher Education, Annapolis.
The Committee to Study Higher Education in the Baltimore Metropolitan Region was appointed to examine higher educational activities in the region, to determine the present availability of program offerings among the institutions, the enrollment patterns of the institutions, the future plans of the institutions, and to make recommendations. The committee examined data on students, programs, degrees, faculty, and facilities for all the institutions in the area. Recommendations of the committee include: (1) The Maryland Council for Higher Education should be given the accreditation function of the postsecondary institutions of higher education, (2) All institutions should be required to submit to the Maryland Council a clear statement of the mission of the institution and a listing in order of priority of the current and future activities of the institutions. (3) No new academic program duplication should be permitted among the institutions in the region. (4) Full-time enrollment ceilings should be imposed on the 4-year public institutions in the region. (5) Morgan State College should be deveolped into a state university. (6) The state should provide access for qualified students of all races to doctoral degree programs available in the state. (7) A common catalogue should be developed for all the state institutions and be disseminated to students and the public. (Author/PG)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland Council for Higher Education, Annapolis.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland; Maryland (Baltimore)