ERIC Number: ED374876
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Oct
Community College of Denver 1993-94 Accountability Report.
Denver Community Coll., CO.
This report provides data on 1993-94 student outcomes, public relations, and changes in teaching, curricula, and learning at the Community College of Denver (CCD). Following a summary of CCD's success in meeting its accountability goals, section I reviews 1993-94 changes in teaching, curricula, and learning and section II notes plans to incorporate information on assessment expectations in the college catalog. Section III presents charts comparing minority and non-minority student retention and completion rates, and Educational Testing Service Academic Profile scores by race/ethnicity. Section IV provides data on CCD's goals and students' scores and success rates in general education skills and knowledge, discipline-specific skills and knowledge, and basic skills. In addition, information is provided on student retention and completion; student, graduate, alumni, and employer satisfaction with CCD; and after graduation performance. Section V reports the accreditation team's positive assessment of CCD faculty's involvement in the assessment process. Appendixes include the 1994 CCD President's Annual Report; a brief history of accountability at CCD; a list of significant changes at CCD as a result of accountability efforts; and further data on skills and knowledge; retention, completion, and persistence; and student and alumni satisfaction. (KP)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Accountability, College Outcomes Assessment, Community Colleges, Competency Based Education, Educational Objectives, Educational Testing, Evaluation Criteria, General Education, Minority Groups, Organizational Change, Organizational Objectives, Outcomes of Education, Program Effectiveness, Scores, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Denver Community Coll., CO.
Note: Submitted to the Colorado State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education and the Colorado Commission for Higher Education.