ERIC Number: ED246744
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Institutional Research and Planning in the Next Decade. Proceedings from the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (10th, Hershey, Pennsylvania, October 16-18, 1983). Tenth Anniversary Issue.
North East Association for Institutional Research.
Proceedings of the 1983 conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research are presented. The contribution of institutional research to university decision making and the topics of student outcomes assessment, retention/attrition studies, marketing/market research, departmental studies, computer and technological applications, and financial concerns are addressed in 27 papers. Papers and titles include the following: "The Role of Research in Marketing" (Susan Juba, G. Jeremiah Ryan); "Predicting the Likelihood of Matriculation for College Applicants" (Ronald F. Perry, David L. Rumpf); "A Comprehensive Approach to Outcomes Studies" (Bayard O. Baylis); "The Second Time Around: A Study of Recipients of Second Baccalaureates" (Diane Lampe, Marilynn Draxl, Edward Roke); "College Student Retention: Measurement of the Relative Importance of Causal Factors" (Norman D. Aitken); "The Effects of Information Processing on Information Usage" (Jane Grosset); "The Impact of Leadership on the Planning Process" (Janyce J. Napora); "Cost-Benefit Analysis For Academic Departments Using a Microcomputer" (S. Marie Genevieve Love, Colleen M. Fennell); "The Impact of Market Forces on Institutional Decision Making in a Time of Turbulence for Higher Education" (Donald G. Hester). (SW)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, College Administration, College Bound Students, College Planning, Computer Oriented Programs, Decision Making, Educational Finance, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Marketing, Outcomes of Education
North East Association for Institutional Research, Mercy College, 555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522 ($10.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North East Association for Institutional Research.
Note: Some pages will have marginal reproducibility.