ERIC Number: ED422047
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Sep
Accountability and Productivity in the Illinois Community College System. Fiscal Year 1998. Report.
Illinois Community Coll. Board, Springfield.
This report highlights and summarizes accountability activities and initiatives submitted by Illinois' 49 community colleges. It is designed to assure that programs and services offered by the colleges are high-quality, cost-effective, and support the mission and priorities of each institution. The first section of this report, "Priorities, Quality, and Productivity (PQP) Special-Focus Issues for Fiscal Year 1998," discusses college priorities, student educational advancement, performance-based incentives, district-based goals, and administrative productivity. "Analyses of PQP/Program Review Results for Fiscal Year 1998," the second section, examines programs in 37 occupational/vocational program areas and five academic disciplines. The final section, "State-Level Initiatives," highlights initiatives undertaken at the state level to promote accountability and priorities, quality, and productivity. Statewide priorities established by the Illinois Community College Board and the Illinois Board of Higher Education emerged as common themes in the colleges' priority statements and in the activities developed to accomplish goals. A summary concludes the report; appended are three community college program review tables. (AS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Community Coll. Board, Springfield.