The Effectiveness and Efficiency of Postsecondary Institutions in the U.S.

This research brief summarizes the results of two working papers that addressed the problem of using raw graduation rates and degrees produced per expenditure as indicators of effectiveness and efficiency.

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Job Opportunity Posted: MPP Operating Manager

Posted: Wednesday, September 02, 2015
The Midwestern Higher Education Compact seeks a professional who will be responsible for directing, administering, coordinating, and managing the business operations of the Master Property Program...

Michigan is tenth state approved for participation in Midwestern-State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement

Posted: Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Minneapolis, MN — Michigan was approved by the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) as the tenth state to join the Midwestern State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (M-SARA) by MHEC’s...

August e-News

Posted: Friday, August 14, 2015
Link to this month's e-News!MHEC releases new research brief on effectiveness and efficiencyNew Student Health Insurance OfferingIllinois is ninth state approved for participation in Midwestern-State...

Midwestern Higher Education Compact announces selection of HP to provide hardware products and services to education and governmental entities

Posted: Wednesday, August 05, 2015
The Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) today announced the selection of HP for hardware products and services available to colleges, universities, K‐12 districts and schools, cities, states...


While the focus is to get the best cost savings deal, MHEC looks beyond savings benefits to bring additional service commitments from the vendor back to the institution or organization.