ERIC Number: ED386109
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Compendium of Selected Papers from the 1994 TAIR Conference and 1993 Best Paper.
Allen, Dave; And Others
This collection of five papers focuses on institutional research of interest to Texas institutions of higher education. It includes: (1) "Analysis of User Data and Information Trails: An Overview of the AUDIT Approach" (Cathi Gordon and Laura Massey), which explains the use of the Analysis of User Data and Information Trails (AUDIT) to provide a practical, comprehensive approach to information needs assessment; (2) "East Texas State University Student Follow-Up Study" (Ron Huffstutler and Dennis Brandt), which discusses the use of an automated system to track student enrollment, transfer, drop-out, employment, and graduation rates; (3) "Examining Gender Equity in Athletics" (Richard W. Middaugh), which provides an overview of techniques employed in a gender equity study and the results of such a study at a comprehensive state university; (4) "Uses and Abuses of Statewide Tracking" (Dave Allen), which focuses on Angelo State University's experiences with statewide tracking of student retention and graduation; and (5) "Getting Started with Survival Analysis: An Application to Retention Data" (Sharron L. Ronco), which discusses the use of survival analysis to examine the factors which affect student enrollment and retention. Each paper contains a reference list. (MDM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Association for Institutional Research.
Identifiers - Location: Texas