ERIC Number: ED434722
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Institutional Research Bulletin, 1998.
Abou-Sayf, Frank, Ed.
Institutional Research Bulletin v6 n1-4 1998
The "Institutional Research Bulletin" is a collection of research summaries relating to Kapi'olani Community College (KCC) in Hawaii. Highlights from the 1998 volume (February-December) include: (1) spring 1998 enrollment summary, grouped by demographics and major; (2) patterns of complete withdrawal, 1997-98; (3) repetition and completion rates in English classes--completion rate stabilizes at .75 after more than two attempts; (4) repetition and completion rates in math classes--completion rate stabilizes at .56 after more than two attempts; (5) performance of English 21V students in subsequent courses; (6) impact of learning community course--consisting of philosophy, English and psychology--on retention; (7) reasons for lack of success in math courses; (8) survey of success of Access to College Excellence (ACE) students; (9) completion rates in Japanese courses; (10) fall 1998 enrollment summary, grouped by demographics and major; (11) performance of pre-college students in English 21V and Math 24; (12) industry and employer survey for needs assessment for proposed KCC Culinary Institute of the Pacific (CIP); (13) industry and employer survey for needs assessment for proposed sports medicine program; (14) student achievement of English 22 course competency skills; (15) demographics of art students; (16) faculty perception of grade inflation--a majority of faculty report a grade inflation problem; and (17) an index for "Institutional Research Bulletin" volumes 5 and 6. (RDG)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Honolulu. Kapiolani Community Coll.