ERIC Number: ED249874
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Apr-30
Reference Count: 0
A Review of Statewide Long-Range Planning. Commission Report 84-17.
California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
The historical context for planning by the California Postsecondary Education Commission is considered, with attention to seven major planning documents. Information is provided on the origins, methods, and conclusions of the studies, as well as the relationship among the studies and the effects on master planning conducted since 1974. The titles and dates of the studies are as follows: (1) "First Efforts as Voluntary Cooperation, and the Strayer Report on the Needs of California Higher Education" (1945-1948); (2) "Voluntary Coordination of Growth, and the McConnell Restudy of the Needs of California in Higher Education" (1949-1955); (3) "Growth and Expansion, and the Semans-Holy Study of the Need for Additional Centers of Public Higher Education in California" (1956-1958); (4)"Structural Differentiation, Representative Coordination, and the Master Plan for Higher Education in California, 1960-1975" (1959-1964); (5) "A Legislative Look at Restructuring by the Joint Legislative Committee on Higher Education" (1965-1969); (6) "From Representative to Advisory Coordination Through the Work of the Select Committee and Joint Legislative Committee on the Master Plan" (1970-1973); and (7)"Continuous Planning and Coordination Through the Five-Year Plans of the California Postsecondary Education Commission" (1974-1984). (SW)
Descriptors: College Planning, Coordination, Educational History, Government School Relationship, Long Range Planning, Master Plans, Postsecondary Education, Public Education, State Boards of Education, State Universities, Statewide Planning
California Postsecondary Education Commission, 1020 Twelfth Street, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
Note: One in a Series of Background Papers for the Commission's Long Range Planning Project, "A Prospectus for California Postsecondary Education, 1985-2000." For related document, see ED 247 832.