ERIC Number: ED156058
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Does IR = Institutional Retrenchment? Perspectives on the Role of Institutional Research in a Time of Retrenchment. Papers from the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (4th, Durham, NH, October 27, 28, and 29, 1977).
North East Association for Institutional Research.
The conference focused on various perspectives of the role of institutional research in a time of retrenchment: policy analysis, economic assumptions, resource management, academic planning and cooperative statewide planning. Among the themes addressed were: enrollment projections and financial planning; institutional efficiency and effectiveness; planning for growth in adult and continuing education; student attrition and consumerism; governmental regulations and reporting requirements; and evaluation studies and academic program review. (Author)
Descriptors: Accountability, Adult Education, College Planning, Conference Reports, Consumer Economics, Cost Effectiveness, Educational Change, Educational Finance, Enrollment Projections, Government Role, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Organizational Effectiveness, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Recordkeeping, Retrenchment, School Holding Power, Withdrawal (Education)
North East Association for Institutional Research, Office of Institutional Research, Amherst Colleges, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002 ($6.50)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North East Association for Institutional Research.
Note: Papers from the fourth annual conference (Durham, New Hampshire, October 1977); some illustrations may not reproduce well