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EDUCAUSE Core Data Service Fiscal Year 2007 Summary Report

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EDUCAUSE Core Data Service Fiscal Year 2007 Summary Report summarizes much of the data collected through the 2007 EDUCAUSE core data survey about campus information technology (IT) environments at 994 colleges and universities in the U.S. and abroad. The report presents aggregates of data through more than 100 tables and accompanying descriptive text in five areas relevant to planning and managing IT in higher education: IT Organization, Staffing, and Planning; IT Financing and Management; Faculty and Student Computing; Networking and Security; and Information Systems. Appendices include a brief historical context, a list of participating campuses, the 2006 survey instrument, a glossary of terms from the survey, and Carnegie classification definitions.

May 11, 2009 – Notice of Errata

It has been discovered that the data in Table 5-2 in the EDUCAUSE Core Data Service Fiscal Year 2007 Summary Report was incorrect. This error appeared in the original PDF file of the entire report and in the original PDF file for chapter five. On May 11, 2009, the files were corrected and reposted.

If you downloaded or printed these files prior to May 11, 2009, you should replace them with the corrected files.

Table of Contents
Entire Publication Fiscal Year 2007 Summary Report [PDF 455 KB ]
  Acknowledgments [PDF 39 KB ]
  Understanding the Core Data Service [PDF 96 KB ]
Ch. 1 IT Organization, Staffing and Planning [PDF 128 KB ]
Ch. 2 IT Financing and Management [PDF 128 KB ]
Ch. 3 Faculty and Student Computing [PDF 92 KB ]
Ch. 4 Networking, Advanced Technologies, and IT Security [PDF 117 KB ]
Ch. 5 Information Systems [PDF 95 KB ]
Appendix
A Historical Context [PDF 54 KB ]
B Core Data Service Participating Institutions [PDF 68 KB ]
C 2007 Core Data Survey Questionnaire [PDF 312 KB ]
D Glossary of Terms from the 2007 Core Data Survey [PDF 93 KB ]
E Carnegie Classification Definitions [PDF 56 KB ]
  Index [PDF 47 KB ]

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