|Maybe they could just use these|
The implementer-in-chief of the Good Idea is now Ted Mitchell, undersecretary of education and one-time dean of the UCLA School of Education and Information Studies. Maybe because of that background, a lot of the characteristics that are proposed to be rated would probably make public universities look pretty good compared to some exclusive private institutions, e.g., percent of community college transfer students.
Despite lengthy study, when what was supposed to be the release today of the details of the Good Idea actually occurred, the details were fuzzier than expected, according to a report in Inside Higher Ed to which we supply a link below:
Perhaps, if you just keep the ratings simple...