ERIC Number: ED436213
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Front Range Community College Quality Indicators Report, Academic Year 1997-98.
Front Range Community Coll., Westminster, CO.
This self-study was conducted at Front Range Community College (Colorado) and completed under the provisions of the Colorado 1996 Higher Education Quality Assurance Act. The report is divided into six sections, one for each required accountability indicator: (1) Business Partnerships and Satisfaction; (2) Faculty and Staff Development; (3) Providing Access to Education through Flexible Scheduling, Technology and Other Means; (4) Enhancing Campus Diversity; (5) Student Satisfaction with Academic, Administrative and Student Services; (6) Responsiveness to Community Needs. Overall, the following comments may be made from the information for the academic year 1997-98: (1) the college continued to experience significant increases in community partnerships; (2) expenditures for staff development increased more than $85,000 since 1996-97; (3) enrollments increased in telecourses or non-traditional enrollment, but compressed courses declined in total course offerings; (4) minority student enrollment at the college exceeded its service area availability of minority college age students, except for Hispanic students; (5) student satisfaction with instruction received a 97% rating; and (6) career planning/guidance and course advising continued to show a decline in the level of satisfaction. (EMH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Front Range Community Coll., Westminster, CO.