ERIC Number: EJ351310
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Institutional Research and Assessment of the External Environment.
Groff, Warren H.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n56 p61-73 Win 1986
Identifies components of a comprehensive assessment of an educational institution's external environment; i.e., demographic trends, social indicators, economic trends, political change, technological advances, changes in the workplace, advances in information technologies, and value shifts. (DMM)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Decision Making, Demography, Educational Environment, Institutional Research, Needs Assessment, Research Needs, Research Utilization, School Community Relationship, Social Change, Social Environment, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis, Two Year Colleges
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Researchers; Administrators; Practitioners
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