ERIC Number: ED271065
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Consortium Directory, 1986.
Baus, Frederick, Comp.; LaRocco, Teresa, Comp.
Information on 133 higher education consortia is presented in this directory. Each consortium meets the following criteria: voluntary, formal organization; includes at least two member institutions; undertakes more than a single program; is administered by a professional director; and receives continuing membership support. For each consortium, information is provided on: major activities, governance, operating budget, funding, member institutions, the names and titles of consortium staff, and the consortium's address and phone number. In addition to a list of the 133 consortia, a list of consortium directors and a topic index are provided. Areas of cooperation among the consortia members include: joint academic courses/programs, library cooperation (including interlibrary loans), cross-registration/student exchange, joint centers, joint degrees, joint faculty and faculty exchange, joint purchasing, professional development, academic counseling, adult learners, articulation, business-industry relationships, computing (including planning and research), continuing education, curriculum development, government liaison, graduate education, international programs, medical/health education, public relations, publications, recruitment, school-college relationships, seminars/workshops/conferences, and telecommunications. (SW)
Descriptors: College Programs, Consortia, Cooperative Planning, Cooperative Programs, Dual Enrollment, Educational Cooperation, Exchange Programs, Higher Education, Shared Facilities, Shared Resources and Services, Student Exchange Programs, Teacher Exchange Programs
Council for Interinstitutional Leadership, One Dupont Circle, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036-1193 ($30.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Interinstitutional Leadership, Washington, DC.