8th Edition

Excellence in Higher Education Workbook and Scoring Instructions

By Brent D. Ruben Copyright 2016

    This ebook will be very useful for those who lead an EHE program. These facilitator’s materials will also make it possible to customize the EHE materials and adapt exercises to the needs of particular organizations.The eighth edition of Excellence in Education updates and extends the classic EHE series, including a broad and integrated approach to design, assessment, planning, and improvement of colleges and universities of all types, as well as individual academic, student affairs, administrative and services units. The framework included in the Guide is adaptable to institutions and units with any mission, and is consistent with the current directions within regional and programmatic accreditation. Click here for more information on the Guide.The eighth edition series also includes a Workbook and Scoring Instructions (available in print and electronic format. The Facilitator's Materials are also sold as an ebook bundle with the Guide.

    Category 2.0 Category 3.0 Category 1.0 Category 4.0 Category 5.0 Category 6.0 The Evaluation and Scoring Process Rating Forms and Guides Form A. Percentage Rating Guide Form B. 2.0 Strategic Planning Rating Form Form C. 3.0 Beneficiaries and Constituencies Rating Form Form D. 1.0 Leadership Rating Form Form E. 4.0 Programs and Services Rating Form Form F. 5.0 Faculty/Staff and Workplace Rating Form Form G. 6.0 Metrics, Assessment, and Analysis Rating Form Form H. 7.0 Outcomes and Achievements Form I. Summary Rating Chart


    Brent D. Ruben is a distinguished professor in communication at Rutgers University, where he also serves as senior university fellow, advisor for strategy and planning in the Office of the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, and was the founder of the Rutgers Center for Organizational Leadership. He is also a member of the faculties of the Rutgers PhD program in higher education and the Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine. Brent is author or co-author of numerous publications in communication, organizational leadership, planning, assessment, and change, including Excellence in Higher Education Guide (Stylus, 2016), What Leaders Need to Know and Do (National Association of College and University Business Officers, 2006), and Communication and Human Behavior (Kendall Hunt, 2020). Ruben was a founder of the Rutgers Department of Communication, and first PhD program director of the School of Communication and Information. He was a founder and first president of the Network for Change and Continuous Innovation in Higher Education (NCCI), served as Rutgers inaugural liaison and is a frequent contributor to the Big Ten Academic Alliance leadership programs, and serves as an adviser to colleges and universities has and nationally and internationally.