Successful Strategic Planning: New Directions for Institutional Research / Edition 1

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Overview

Planning reflects the human appetite to improve our condition. In higher education, improving one's condition includes hiring better faculty, recruiting stronger students, upgrading facilities, strenthening academic programs and student services, and acquiring the resources needed to accomplish these things. The "strategic" part of strategic planning involves shaping the institution in ways that will ensure mission attainment by capturing and maintaining a market niche in the competition for resources, faculty, and students.

This is the 123rd issue of the Jossey-Bass higher education report New Directions for Institutional Research.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780787977924
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 12/21/2004
  • Series: J-B IR Single Issue Institutional Research Series , #77
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 152
  • Sales rank: 1,077,174
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 6.00 (h) x 0.36 (d)

Table of Contents

Editors' notes 1
1 Strategic planning in higher education 5
2 Accreditation as a catalyst for institutional effectiveness 13
3 Strategic planning via Baldrige : lessons learned 27
4 Applying ad hoc institutional research findings to college strategic planning 33
5 Linking planning, quality improvement, and institutional research 49
6 Linking planning, quality improvement, and IR : Los Angeles City College 59
7 Strategic planning and budgeting to achieve core missions 71
8 Integrated planning for enrollment, facilities, budget, and staffing : Penn State University 89
9 A team approach to goal attainment : Villanova University 97
10 Future-search conferences at Cornell University 105
11 Strategic planning at Carroll Community College 113
12 Moving the strategic plan off the shelf and into action at the University of Wisconsin-Madison 121
13 Models and tools for strategic planning 129
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