ERIC Number: EJ521702
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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The Financial Aid Professional: An Endangered Species?
Russo, Joseph A.
College Board Review, n176-77 p40-45,63-64 1995
The changing role of the college financial aid administrator is examined, and contributing factors are discussed, including shifts in public perceptions of the aid officer's function, public lack of understanding of the financial aid process, technological advancement, economic change, the federal government's evolving influence, and changes in the political environment. The need for professionalism is seen as constant. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrator Characteristics, Administrator Education, Administrator Role, College Administration, Economic Change, Educational History, Federal Regulation, Government Role, Higher Education, Program Administration, Public Opinion, Role Perception, Social Change, Student Financial Aid, Student Financial Aid Officers, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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