5. Selecting Appropriate Criteria

  1. Robert C. Dickeson

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269541.ch5

Prioritizing Academic Programs and Services: Reallocating Resources to Achieve Strategic Balance

Prioritizing Academic Programs and Services: Reallocating Resources to Achieve Strategic Balance

How to Cite

Dickeson, R. C. (2010) Selecting Appropriate Criteria, in Prioritizing Academic Programs and Services: Reallocating Resources to Achieve Strategic Balance, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, CA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269541.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 11 JAN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470559680

Online ISBN: 9781118269541

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Keywords:

  • appropriate criteria;
  • academic programs;
  • prioritization;
  • institutional cultures;
  • external demand

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Getting Started

  • Applying the Criteria

  • Criterion 1: History, Development, and Expectations of the Program

  • Criterion 2: External Demand for the Program

  • Criterion 3: Internal Demand for the Program

  • Criterion 4: Quality of Program Inputs and Processes Equipment, Facilities, and Other Resources

  • Criterion 5: Quality of Program Outcomes

  • Criterion 6: Size, Scope, and Productivity of the Program

  • Criterion 7: Revenue and Other Resources Generated by the Program

  • Criterion 8: Costs and Other Expenses Associated with the Program

  • Criterion 9: Impact, Justification, and Overall Essentiality of the Program

  • Criterion 10: Opportunity Analysis of the Program