Critics Demand More Data from Canadian Universities

January 19, 2007

Next month's issue of University Affairs includes a feature examining calls for heightened "transparency" from CCL, EPI, Maclean's, and others, and reports on recent efforts to establish a common dataset for comparison of key statistics. Academica Group vice-president Ken Steele was interviewed to provide data on the information expected and used by Canadian PSE applicants when comparing institutions. He doubts that applicants are clamoring for detailed statistical data. University Affairs