ERIC Number: ED208774
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Nov
Reference Count: 0
The Role of Institutional Research in Institutional Governance. Proceedings, Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Association for Institutional Research (8th, Wrightsville, North Carolina, November 12-24, 1980).
Brown, Charles I., Ed.
Proceedings of the 1980 meeting of the North Carolina Association for Institutional Research, which focused on the role of institutional research in institutional governance, are presented. Contents are as follows: "The Role of Institutional Research in Academic Program Evaluation: An Overview" (Dennis R. Hengstler); "The Role of Institutional Research in Academic Program Evaluation: Information from and about Students" (James L. Morrison); "Academic Program Evaluation and Faculty Quality" (Norman P. Uhl); "The Role of Institutional Research in Academic Program Evaluation: Information from and about Alumni" (Hugh Fuller); "The Use of Institutional Research Data in the Evaluation of Budget Requests" (Ben H. Romine); "Institutional Research for the College Trustee" (LaRose F. Spooner, Meredith McDonald, and Walter R. McDonald); "Institutional Research: In Search of a Definition" (Robert E. Fry and Sue Ann Walker); "Upper Division Enrollment and Program Production" (Leonard R. Ballou and Nancy Y. Lee); "Founding a Fact Book: One University's Approach" (Dorothy F. Sutton); "Developing a Predicted Grade Point Average Formula Using High School Grades: A Lesson in the Value of Cross Validation" (Linda K. Pratt, Norman P. Uhl, and Sandy H. Davis); and "College-Age and General Population Trends in North Carolina and the South" (Frances J. Ewing). The following abstracts are presented: "Model for Determination of Student Attrition: Causes and Trends" (H. David Keim, II and Alice F. Stevenson); "Recruiting and Retaining Nontraditional Students in Vocational Programs: A Model" (Linda Dillon); and "Development of Strategies to Improve Minority Student Retention Based upon a Synthesis of Research" (Jeff E. Smith and Norman P. Uhl). (SW)
Descriptors: Alumni, Budgeting, College Administration, College Faculty, College Students, Curriculum Evaluation, Dropout Research, Educational Finance, Governance, Grade Point Average, Grade Prediction, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Minority Groups, Nontraditional Students, Population Trends, Predictive Measurement, Program Evaluation, Research Utilization, School Holding Power, School Publications, Student Attitudes, Student Attrition, Student Recruitment, Trustees, Vocational Education
North Carolina Association for Institutional Research, University of North Carolina, UNCC Station, Charlotte, NC 28223.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Association for Institutional Research.
Note: Not available in paper copy due to small print.