ERIC Number: ED136710
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
State Postsecondary Education Profiles Handbook, 1977 Edition. Report No. 88.
Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.; Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO. National Center for Higher Education Management Systems.; State Higher Education Executive Officers Association.
Information on postsecondary education in the 50 states and the District of Columbia is organized in four main parts: (1) narrative description of the state-level coordinating or governing agency, institutional governing boards, current master planning activities, the 1202 commission, state student assistance agency or agencies, state board of vocational education, state-level organization for private colleges, state licensure or approval agencies, committees for articulation between elementary-secondary and postsecondary education, statutory advisory committees, and nongovernmental public/private college organizations; (2) descriptive statistics including 1974-75 information about state population and trends, state and local finance base, state and local governmental spending on higher education and in general, student demand, institutional program mix, faculty support and load, diversity of funding sources, and student tuition and fees; (3) annual and biennial reports available and recent special reports and studies; and (4) special reports and studies currently underway or planned. (Editor/MSE)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Articulation (Education), Certification, Demography, Educational Demand, Educational Finance, Educational Programs, Enrollment, Faculty Workload, Governing Boards, Government Role, Higher Education, Information Sources, Local Government, Master Plans, National Surveys, Postsecondary Education, Private Colleges, State Agencies, State Aid, State Boards of Education, State Government, State Programs, State Surveys, Statistical Data, Tables (Data), Teacher Salaries, Vocational Education
Department of Postsecondary Education, Education Commission of the States, 1860 Lincoln St., Suite 300, Denver, Colorado 80295 ($6.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kellogg Foundation, Battle Creek, MI.; National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Lilly Endowment, Inc., Indianapolis, IN.
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.; Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, Boulder, CO. National Center for Higher Education Management Systems.; State Higher Education Executive Officers Association.
Note: Some pages may be marginally legible due to small print of original