This book focuses on the process of eliminating academic programs and provides advice for leaders seeking to close programs and those seeking to prevent closures. Eckel gives an in-depth look at the decisions and leadership associated with program closures.
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
PETER D. ECKEL is Associate Director for Institutional Initiatives at the American Council on Education. He is also the author of Taking the Reins of Change: Institutional Transformation in Higher Education.
Table of Contents
Making Hard Decisions in a Changing Environment
The University of Maryland at College Park: Making "Hard Choices" while "Preserving Enhancement"
Oregon State University: Coping with Ballot Measure Five
The University of Rochester: Towards a "Renaissance"
Kent State University: A Matter of Circumstances
Leading, Governing, and Deciding: Key Elements in Program Elimination
Making the Choices: Criteria Identifying Programs for Elimination
Counsel on Program Elimination