ERIC Number: ED191415
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-May
Reference Count: N/A
An Analysis of the Utility of HEGIS Finance Data in Conducting Institutional and Higher Education Sector Comparisons: Proceedings of the Joint Study Group on the Utility of HEGIS Finance Data. (Washington, DC, May 22-23, 1980).
Hyatt, James A.; And Others
Proceedings of a study group that considered the utility of the Higher Education General Information Survey (HEGIS) finance data for institutional and higher educational sector comparisons are presented, as are issue papers and descriptive information. The study group of representatives from higher education institutions and organizations outlined potential problem areas in using HEGIS finance data for comparison purposes, made recommendations for improving the way in which HEGIS finance data are collected and disseminated, and produced four issue papers describing the experiences of higher education institutions, state coordinating boards, and research organization in using HEGIS finance data. The development of the HEGIS finance survey is summarized, and references listing HEGIS data studies are presented. The issue papers are written by Marilyn McCoy, Lucie Lapovsky, Elwin F. Cammack, and James A. Hyatt and Robert K. Thompson. (SW)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Educational Finance, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Information Utilization, National Surveys, Research Needs, Statistical Data, Use Studies
National Association of College and University Business Officers, One Dupont Circle, Suite 510, Washington, DC 20036
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of College and University Business Officers, Washington, DC.; National Center for Education Statistics (DHEW), Washington, DC.; American Council on Education, Washington, DC.