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Funding Increase for Community Colleges February 2 2018 Community colleges get the bulk of higher education funds in the governor’s budget, which includes a new formula for dispersing the money.
Bricks and Mortarboards: Capital Investment in Colleges December 14 2017 California needs to rethink its higher education capital finance strategy—a key component in maintaining access for all students and producing an educated workforce.
Video: Californians Concerned about Cost but Give State’s Colleges Good Grades November 6 2017 Most Californians say college affordability is a big problem, and most give the state’s public colleges good grades. These are among the PPIC Statewide Survey findings presented in Sacramento.
California’s Partisan Divide on Higher Education August 25 2017 Democrats and Republicans are divided on the issue of higher education.
UC’s Experiment in Measuring Costs July 19 2017 A little-noticed provision in the state budget could help University of California campuses improve their budgetary decision-making.
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