ERIC Number: ED398820
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Kentucky Higher Education Accountability Report. 1995. Annual Accountability Report Series of Kentucky Higher Education.
Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, Frankfort.
This document uses extensive tables, graphs, and narrative to report on the status of Kentucky higher education, and was undertaken to establish a broad-based system for evaluating and rewarding success. The seven goals of the strategic plan adopted by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) addressed: (1) quality programs, (2) an educated citizenry, (3) equal opportunities, (4) economic development, (5) quality of life, (6) coordination, and (7) advocacy. Data are provided on the satisfaction of graduate degree alumni, employers, and non-student clients as well as the success of education reform efforts, research and public service efforts, remedial efforts, and students who take licensure exams. This report also provides information on the number of programs accredited, broken down by type of degree; number of students enrolled; number of community college transfers; number of graduates; number of degrees awarded; number of student credit hours generated; number of hours faculty spend on instruction, research, and service; number of rooms used and stations occupied; number of additional students accommodated to meet course demand; and number of credits and semesters required to earn a degree. Accountability goals for 1997 are identified divided into uniform goals and institutional targets. An appendix provides the text of the relevant state legislation. (CK)
Descriptors: Accountability, Annual Reports, Change Strategies, College Faculty, College Outcomes Assessment, College Students, Degrees (Academic), Economic Factors, Educational Objectives, Educational Planning, Equal Education, Higher Education, Program Evaluation, Quality Control, Role Playing, School Surveys, Strategic Planning
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky Council on Public Higher Education, Frankfort.
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky