ERIC Number: EJ344325
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Decision Support Systems in Academic Planning: Important Considerations and Issues.
Kassicieh, Suleiman K.; Nowak, John W.
Information Processing and Management, v22 n5 p395-403 1986
Discusses importance of academic planning and describes a model-based decision support system for academic units in a university hierarchy. This system integrates macro-level decisions by examining individual departments' budgets to determine future plans. Quantitative techniques for forecasting change are reviewed, including use of spreadsheet software to look at different scenarios. (MBR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Research
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