Executive Summary Agenda Item: College Portrait Purpose: provide an overview College Portrait web site and MUS involvement.
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Executive SummaryAgenda Item: College PortraitPurpose: provide an overview College Portrait web site and MUS involvement.
Source of basic, comparable information about public colleges and institutions presented in a common, user-friendly format
Designed to be trustworthy source of reliable data for prospective students and their families
Created as part of the Voluntary System of Accountability, (VSA) - a program designed to provide greater accountability through accessible, transparent, and comparable information
Sponsored by two nonprofit organizations in Washington DC the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) and the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges (NASULGC). College Portrait What is it?
www.collegeportraits.orgMUS Participating Institutions:The University of MontanaMontana State UniversityMontana State University - Billings
Follow-up QuestionsWhat type of information is provided on College Portrait?
Why dont more MUS institutions participate?
How long does take an institution to develop the information?
How often are the data updated?Sample questions Regents may wish to pursue