ERIC Number: ED048834
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Financing Higher Education. Report of Task Force III to the Connecticut Commission for Higher Education.
Connecticut Commission for Higher Education, Hartford.
The responsibility of Task Force III was (1) to determine the anticipated cost of higher education in Connecticut to 1980 along with possible sources of support; (2) to identify alternative courses of action and make recommendations that recognize the possible consequences of different courses of action; and (3) to determine the fiscal implications of different courses of action. This report presents: (1) a description of the Task Force's mission; (2) Task Force members; (3) eight recommendations that concern planning, a management information system, community colleges, independent colleges, tuition (and/or fees), student financial assistance, and a budget procedure for higher education and salary administration; (4) a discussion of the problem of financing higher education and a review of the Commission for Higher Education's responsibility in this area; (5) a brief description of the creation of the Task Forces; and (6) a discussion of higher education in Connecticut. A description of the materials that were studied by the Task Force is included in the appendix. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: Connecticut Commission for Higher Education, Hartford.