ERIC Number: ED104867
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Student Characteristics Report: Fall, 1973. Technical Report Number 1.
Cichon, Donald J.
This six part document presents the results of Roosevelt University's project to gather information concerning the student population of the College of Education. The purposes of the study include the following: (a) to ascertain the extent to which the College of Education is responsive to urban, social, intellectual and professional needs; (b) to develop appropriate programs, allocate resources, advise students and evaluate program results; and (c) to evaluate long-range effects of the College based on input presently available. Part one describes the purposes of the project and explains the rationale of the study. Part two discusses the instrument utilized in obtaining the data and the methods used in data analysis. Part three presents the results of the study under the following headings: (a) Structural Characteristics of the College of Education; (b) Description of Undergraduate and Graduate Students; (c) Demographic Information; (d) Employment Information; (e) Factors Related to the Selection of Roosevelt University; (f) Open-ended Questions: Suggestions for Aid to Community and Students; and (g) Summary Profiles. Part four discusses the study's conclusions and part 5 gives recommendations on making the suggestions operative. Appendixes include an example of the student information form and a summary of open-ended responses on student information forms. Throughout the document there are tables illustrating the statistical results of the study. (JS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Spencer Foundation, Chicago, IL.
Authoring Institution: Roosevelt Univ., Chicago, IL. Coll. of Education.