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Adequately Funding Postsecondary Institutions as State Assets.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Change; Sep 2021, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p56-64, 9p

Abstract: The article summarizes the findings from a white paper on public finance of higher education drafted by the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems. It points out the responsibility of the state to provide sufficient funding for the ope...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Fortune. 12/8/2008, Vol. 158 Issue 11, p113-116. 4p. 5 Color Photographs.


Abstract: This article discusses changes in the educational initiatives of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. An increasing focus on the development of programs that enable innovation at community colleges is described. The priorities of the Gates Foundation...

Exploring the Relationship Between Performance-Based Funding Design and Underrepresented Student Enrollment at Community Colleges.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Community College Review. Oct2019, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p382-405. 24p.


Abstract: Objective: An increasing number of states are adopting performance-based funding (PBF) systems for their public colleges, but there are concerns that PBF dissuades colleges from recruiting and enrolling students with a lower likelihood of success. Some...

Efficiency for Whom? Varying Impact of Performance-Based Funding on Community Colleges in Louisiana.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Community College Review. Oct2019, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p323-359. 37p.


Abstract: Objective: This study examines whether Louisiana's performance-based funding (PBF) implementation in 2011 impacts various academic outcomes at community colleges, and whether the impact varies for institutions with higher proportions of underrepresente...

Administration of the Illinois Public Community College Act.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Illinois Register; 8/14/2020, Vol. 44 Issue 33, p13177-13204, 28p

Abstract: The article presents a notice proposed amendments to the Administration of the Illinois Public Community College Act from the Illinois Community College Board. It cites several reporting requirements, definitions of several terms including annual finan...

The Community College and the Business Cycle.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Change. Sep/Oct2016, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p52-57. 6p.

Abstract: The article discusses the impact of economic conditions on different aspects of community colleges in the U.S. such as student enrolment, and funding, as of September 2016. Topics include elevation in student enrolment in community colleges triggered b...

Modern Campuses, Local Connections and Unconventional Symbols: Promotional Practises in the Canadian Community College Sector.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tertiary Education & Management. Sep2016, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p218-230. 13p.

Abstract: Canadian community colleges operate within a trying market environment. They compete against a diversified group of post-secondary institutions, ranging from small and relatively unknown for-profit vocational colleges to larger and more prestigious pub...

Managing mergers – governancing institutional integration.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tertiary Education & Management. Sep2016, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p231-248. 18p.

Abstract: Despite striking similarities, the adoption and implementation of policy shifts regarding higher education governance vary considerably across the globe, suggesting a mixed picture of diversification and isomorphism both within and across national high...

How to Revolutionize Fundraising in a Remote Environment.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. 3/4/2021, Vol. 37 Issue 25, p34-35. 2p. 2 Color Photographs.

Abstract: The article discusses virtual fundraising strategies which may be considered by U.S. community colleges during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, based on a 2020 study conducted by doctoral student Carolyn Carter. Topics explored include...