ERIC Number: ED432188
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
The Future Is Now: The Role of Institutional Research in Campus Transformation: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North East Association for Institutional Research (25th, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 14-17, 1998).
North East Association for Institutional Research.
This proceedings document is comprised of the 17 papers, panel presentations, and work shares presented at a 1998 conference on institutional research. The papers are: (1) "Description of the UDAES Project: A Study of Undergraduate Academic Experiences" (Karen W. Bauer); (2) "Transforming Your Campus: Mixed Methodology in Institutional Research" (R.J. Brodnick and Tracy L. Polinsky); (3) "Factors Affecting Grading Practices" (David X. Cheng); (4) "Designing Graduate Admission Studies To Influence Campus Transformation" (Anne Marie Delaney); (5) "Using Microsoft Access to Facilitate the Sampling and Distribution of an Alumni Survey" (Karen DeMonte and Karen W. Bauer); (6) "The Relationship Between Student Success in College and Assessment for Remedial Assistance" (Michael J. Keller and Monica Williams-Randall); (7) "A Formula for Writing Environmental Scans for Community Colleges" (Marcia M. Lee); (8) "Financing Education: An Analysis from the Results of the Survey of Graduates 1989-1997" (Qing Lin Mack and Jennifer A. Brown); (9) "The Impact of Outsourcing Auxiliary Enterprise on Educational Expenditures Per FTE" (Joan B. McDonald and Barbara R. Sadowski); (10) "Math Achievement and Math Course Taking" (Denise Nadasen); (11) "Using Cluster Analysis for Transcript Analysis of Course-Taking Patterns" (Wayne S. Obetz); (12) "From Database to Data Warehouse" (Wayne Obetz and Jane Grosset); (13) "They'll Surf but They Won't Swim: Student Reluctance to Apply to College Online and Implications for Web-Based Survey Research" (Sarah Parrott and Jennifer McKnight); (14) "On-Line News vs. Traditional Media: Student Preference Regarding the Acquisition of Current Events" (Dawn Geronimo Terkla and Jennifer McKnight); (15) "Using Predictive Modeling to Target Student Recruitment: Theory and Practice" (Emily Thomas , Gayle Reznik, and William Dawes); (16) "Comparing Administrative Satisfaction in Public and Private Higher Education" (James Fredericks Volcan and Kelly Parley); and (17) "Factors Affecting Academic Outcomes of Underprepared Community College Students" (Jishen Zhao). Also included are the conference program and the 1998 membership list. (Some papers contain references.) (DB)
Descriptors: College Faculty, College Students, Community Colleges, Data Analysis, Educational Finance, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Research Methodology, State Universities, Trend Analysis
North East Association for Institutional Research, 60 Bidwell St., P.O. Box 1046, Manchester, CT 06045-1046.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North East Association for Institutional Research.