ERIC Number: ED400769
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Oct-1
Reference Count: N/A
Proprietary Institutions Priorities, Quality, and Productivity Executive Summaries.
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
This paper, from the Proprietary Schools Advisory Committee, is an executive summary of reports on the productivity-quality efforts of nine Illinois proprietary institutions. For each school, productivity summaries are presented for instructional, public service, and research units as well as academic and administrative functions. Examples of accomplishments listed in the reports include: strengthened tutoring program; improved student retention efforts; installation of Windows 95 as the major operating program for computer labs; establishment of a non-academic counseling center; expanded opportunities for students to earn multiple degrees; development of accelerated Saturday Master's in Business Administration program; establishment of an innovative employee recognition program; use of funds generated by recycling program for facilities upgrade; and reduced costs of mass mailings resulting from adjusted timing of mailings. The following schools contributed reports: (1) Cooking and Hospitality Institute of Chicago; (2) DeVry Institute of Technology-Addison; (3) DeVry Institute of Technology-Chicago; (4) Harrington Institute of Interior Design; (5) Keller Graduate School of Management; (6) Midstate College; (7) Northwestern Business College; (8) Illinois Institute of Art at Chicago; and (9) Illinois Institute of Art at Schaumburg. (MAH)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - General; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois