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Report on the university system in Nova Scotia

Author: Timothy J O'Neill; Nova Scotia. Office of the Premier.
Publisher: [Halifax, N.S.] : [Office of the Premier], 2010
Series: DesLibris., Documents collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy J O'Neill; Nova Scotia. Office of the Premier.
OCLC Number: 685237226
Description: 1 online resource (v, 188 pages : illustrations)
Contents: Executive summary --
List of figures --
Acronyms and abbreviations. 1. I ntroduction. 1.1. Context for the report --
1.2. Reviews of the university system in Nova Scotia --
1.3. Terms of reference --
1.4. How the work was done --
1.5. Structure of the report --
1.6. Framing of expectations. 2. Overview of the Nova Scotia university system. 2.1. Introduction --
2.2. Funding --
2.3. Enrolments --
2.4. Tuition --
2.5. Student debt --
2.6. Participation rates --
2.7. Research --
2.8. Infrastructure --
2.9. Budgetary considerations for 2011-12. 3. Outlook for Nova Scotia universities. 3.1. Enrolment projections: 3.1.1. Introduction; 3.1.2. Population projections; 3.1.3. Enrolment and participation rate projections --
prime age cohort; 3.1.4. Enrolment potential --
international students; 3.1.5. Enrolment potential --
visible minorities; 3.1.6. Enrolment potential --
mature students --
3.2. Revenue and expenditure projections: 3.2.1. Introduction; 3.2.2. Key assumptions; 3.2.3. System projections --
impact of assumptions; 3.2.4. System projections --
scenarios --
3.3. Operating expenditures: 3.3.1. Introduction; 3.3.2. University operating cost structures and patterns; 3.3.3. Compensation --
salaries and benefits; 3.3.4. Operating cost challenges; --
3.4. Implications of the outlook for individual institutions. 4. Policy options to consider. 4.1. Tuition fees and student financial assistance: 4.1.1. Introduction; 4.1.2. Accessibility, affordability, and costs/benefits of university education; 4.1.3. Tuition policy options; 4.1.4. Student financial assistance --
4.2. Government funding: 4.2.1. Some general principles; 4.2.2. Government funding of Nova Scotia's universities; 4.2.3. Where to from here? --
4.3. System restructuring: 4.3.1. Introduction; 4.3.2. Types of restructuring possibilities; 4.3.3. The status quo; 4.3.4. The University of Nova Scotia option; 4.3.5. The University of Halifax option; 4.3.6. Program consolidation; 4.3.7. Bilateral mergers; 4.3.8. Internal restructuring --
4.4. Administrative integration and cost savings: 4.4.1. Introduction; 4.4.2. Key categories of potential cost savings --
4.5. Key Performance indicators (KPIs) for quality assessment and accountability: 4.5.1. Introduction; 4.5.2. Measuring educational quality; 4.5.3. Education quality --
performance indicators; 4.5.4. Where to from here? --
4.6. Infrastructure. 5. Research, technology transfer, and commercialization. 5.1. Introduction --
5.2. Research funding for Nova Scotia universities: 5.2.1. Serendipity versus government direction in university research --
5.3. Knowledge/technology transfer and the commercialization of research: 5.3.1. Introduction; 5.3.2. Mechanisms for knowledge/technology transfer and commercialization; 5.3.3. Track record for technology transfer and commercialization in Nova Scotia; 5.3.4. Prospects for improving knowledge/technology transfer and research commercialization. 6. University funding formula. 6.1. Background --
6.2. Current Funding Approach --
6.3. Evaluation of the approach. 7. Detailed summary of conclusions and recommendations. 7.1. Background --
7.2. Outlook for the universities --
7.3. Tuition fees and student financial assistance --
7.4. Government funding --
7.5. System restructuring --
7.6. Administrative integration --
7.7. Key performance indicators for quality assessment and accountability --
7.8. Infrastructure --
7.9. Research, technology transfer, and commercialization --
7.10. University funding formula --
References and resources.
Series Title: DesLibris., Documents collection.
Responsibility: prepared by Dr. Tim O'Neill for Premier Darrell Dexter, Province of Nova Scotia.
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