ERIC Number: ED421947
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Forecasting College and University Revenues.
Primary Research Group, Inc., New York, NY.
This report examines issues and trends in college and university revenues. An introduction describes the study's organization and identifies data sources. An overview chapter summarizes major findings, including a forecast of college and university revenues from 1997 through 2001; trends in consumer spending on higher education; trends in tuition and fees; state support for higher education; college demographics; endowment and licensing income; and the outlook for revenues by source of revenue. Individual chapters and 60 tables then address in detail the following topics: (1) size of and growth in total revenues; (2) growth of general disposable income and personal education spending; (3) enrollment increases and tuition revenues; (4) tuition prices and the capacity to pay; (5) predictive models for higher education revenues; (6) trends in federal, state, and local government support; and (7) other sources of income (for-profit educational services, distance education, endowments, royalties, and licensing income).(DB)
Primary Research Group, Inc., P.O. Box 20853, Columbus Circle Station, New York, NY 10023; phone: 212-764-5055; fax: 212-397-5056; e-mail: primarydat@AOL.com ($130, $65 to academic institutions).
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Primary Research Group, Inc., New York, NY.