ERIC Number: EJ441553
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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TQM for Student Outcomes Assessment.
Seymour, Daniel; Chaffee, Ellen E.
AGB Reports, v34 n1 p26-30 Jan-Feb 1992
Total Quality Management is described as a means for developing institutionwide participation in planning and implementing a continuous college improvement process and is contrasted with more traditional student outcomes assessment. Examples of using this approach to effect process improvement, comprehensive ownership and responsibility, opportunistic data, and knowledge development are given. (DB)
Descriptors: College Administration, College Outcomes Assessment, Educational Improvement, Educational Objectives, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Organizational Development, Organizational Objectives, Quality Control, Self Evaluation (Groups), Student Evaluation, Total Quality Management
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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