ERIC Number: EJ469110
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Total Quality Management Initiatives in Higher Education.
Sullivan, Maureen; Siggins, Jack A.
Journal of Library Administration, v18 n1-2 p157-69 1993
Examines trends affecting higher education such as declining enrollments, replacement of faculty, rising costs, competition for enrollments, corporate education, work changes, and greater accountability and relates them to Total Quality Management (TQM). Relevant organizations, the role of leadership, and barriers to greater acceptance are discussed. (Contains eight references.) (EAM)
Descriptors: Administrative Principles, Change, College Faculty, Declining Enrollment, Economic Factors, Educational Administration, Educational Trends, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Organizational Theories, Professional Associations, Quality Control, Socioeconomic Influences, Total Quality Management
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Integrating Total Quality Management in a Library Setting."