Tag: state support

Educational Stages, Higher Education

State support for higher ed ticked up 2.9% in fiscal 2020, report finds

May 26, 2021

Via: Education Dive

Higher ed appropriations per FTE student increased in 41 states and Washington, D.C. in fiscal 2020. Despite a steady increase in state support, inflation-adjusted appropriations are still 6% below levels seen in 2008. States have been recovering at different rates. […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Educational Stages, Higher Education

U of Wisconsin’s consolidation critics fear cuts to its regional colleges

May 15, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Nationwide, public systems’ finances will be stressed as they brace for an anticipated downturn in state support and other hits to their budgets as a result of the pandemic. The University of Wisconsin System is not immune to these factors. […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Governors talk funding, but colleges less certain of state support

March 21, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Workforce development proposals included several that intend to strengthen ties between academia and the private sector. In Maine, that includes more funding for career and technical schools, while Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey suggested expanding education in the skilled trades. Missouri […]