ERIC Number: EJ605410
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Community College Alchemists: Turning Data into Information.
Johnston, George H.; Kristovich, Sharon A. R.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n109 p63-73 Spr 2000
Examines how one community college has developed a national Bellwether Award-winning data-driven decision-making process that uses its institutional research staff to make the transition from data to information. Characterizes some of the data and resulting information that might be useful to department chairs. Identifies issues and concerns that this information has produced. (Contains 13 references.) (VWC)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Community Colleges, Data Processing, Decision Making, Department Heads, Enrollment Management, Information Management, Institutional Research, Self Evaluation (Groups), Two Year Colleges
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