For Good Measure: Assessing College Performance
What’s the best way to determine how effectively a college goes about the business of educating its students? If popular college rankings in the media are flawed, what other models of crunching the data might deliver more illuminating comparisons? To what extent is a college’s success at graduating students dependent on the types of students it enrolls? This session offers insights on new approaches on how to use the data available to see a more complete picture of college performance.
Presenters: John Pryor, University of California, Los Angeles; Robert Kelchen, Seton Hall Huniversity; Mary Beth Marklein, USA Today (Moderator)