ERIC Number: ED346778
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Institutional Research: Its Place in the 1990's. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (17th, Albany, New York, October 21-23, 1990).
North East Association for Institutional Research.
This document contains papers presented at a conference addressing the direction for the institutional research profession in the 1990s. Papers are as follows: "Reassessing Admission Policies at Public Universities: Cognitive vs. Non-Cognitive Predictors of 'Academic Success'" (Marios H. Agrotes); "Accommodating Team Member Cognitive Styles" (Brenda L. Bailey); "Anticipated Academic and Personal Concerns of Students Prior to Transferring to a Four-Year Institution: An Initial Report" (Paul F. Bauer, Karen W. Bauer); "Evaluating Institutional Efforts to Compensate Faculty" (Scott Bodfish); "Student Intention and Retention in a Community College Setting" (Glynis Daniels); "Patterns and Predictors of Persistence in Undergraduate Majors" (Anne Marie Delaney); "Financing Undergraduate Education: Variations in Sources and Levels of Debt among Student Segments" (Anne Marie Delaney); "Assessing an Alumni Reunion Program" (Rose Bacmanski, Mark A. Eckstein); "Recruitment in the 1990's: An Empirical Investigation on the Impact of 'Message' on the Enrollment Decision Process" (David J. Costello, Kathleen Dawley); "Public Versus Private Education: The Perception of Value and the College-Choice Decision" (David J. Costello, Suzanne Szydlik, Linda Phelan); "Who are the Adult Learners in College Today and What Can We Do To Make Their Stay More Palatable?" (Denise M. Hart); "Identifying the Career Planning Needs of Community College Students: Undecided vs. Indecisive Students" (Kathleen Keenan); "A Comparison of Exit and Retrospective Surveys" (Margaret E. Madden, David Weir);"Developing Measures of Academic and Administrative Productivity During a Time of Budget Recision" (Michael F. Middaugh, Herbert M. Turner III); "The Role of Institutional Research in Developing a Campus Affirmative Action Plan," and "The Nature and Scope of Institutional Research: The Changing Face of the IR Profession" (Michael F. Middaugh); "Cultivating the Loyalty of Young Alumni to Their Alma Mater: The Success of the Cornell Tradition Program" (Yuko Mulugetta and others); "The Top of the Funnel: An Initial Analysis of an Inquiry Population" (Marian F. Pagano, Dawn Geronimo Terkla); "The Use of Structured Interviews in a Qualitative Study of Admissions Publications" (Jane Anderson Price); "A Framework for Systematic Budget Analysis" (Linda A. Suskie); "Forecasting Enrollment in a Period of Institutional Transition" (Stephen W. Thorpe); "Creating a Sense of Need for an Institutional Research Office" (David R. Weir, Jr., Margaret E. Madden, James R. Swanson, Sr.); "Why So Few Science Graduates? An Investigation of Enrollments in Undergraduate Science Programs" (Jennifer Wilton); "Advantages of Inter-Institutional Cooperation" (Carol L. Wurster); and "Experiences Associated with the Growth and Satisfaction Reported by Graduating Seniors" (J. Fredericks Volkwein, Debra D. Woods). (GLR)
Descriptors: Adult Learning, Affirmative Action, Budgeting, Career Planning, College Admission, College Choice, College Faculty, Comparative Analysis, Compensation (Remuneration), Conference Papers, Conference Proceedings, Enrollment, Financial Support, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Institutional Research, Meetings, Private Schools, Public Schools, Retrenchment, Transfer Students, Two Year Colleges, Undergraduate Study, Workshops
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North East Association for Institutional Research.
Note: Papers beginning on pages 54 and 162 contain very light type.