ERIC Number: ED365273
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Mar-2
Reference Count: N/A
Recent Trends in Higher Education Expenditures. Item #1.
Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.
This paper provides nine data tables, constituting nearly the entire report, that indicate current trends in Illinois' higher education expenditure patterns and revenue for its public universities and community colleges. Table 1 compares fiscal years 1990 and 1992 expenditures by sector and by sources of funds showing a 0.2 percent increase from all sources. Table 2 provides operations and grants expenditures from appropriated funds by major function in fiscal years 1990 and 1992. Tables 3 and 4 present a functional allocation of expenditures of state appropriated funds by sector for fiscal years 1990 and 1992. Table 5 provides data on allocations to public universities revealing an increase of $12.9 million, or 0.9 percent, and to community colleges showing an increase of $13.6 million, or 5.3 percent, between fiscal years 1990 and 1992. Table 6 compares enrollments and degrees awarded by sector in fall 1989 and fall 1991 (fiscal years 1990 and 1992). Table 7 presents information on community college revenue sources including local taxes, tuition and fees, federal grants. Table 8 displays detailed functional expenditures for community colleges for the fiscal years 1990 and 1992. Table 9 shows changes in public university expenditures of state appropriated funds between fiscal years 1990 and 1992. Among the trends identified are that: (1) public university expenditures declined during 1990 and 1992; (2) total enrollment increased 5.8 percent with enrollments at community colleges increasing 7.8 percent; (3) total community college revenue increased 17.8 percent; and (4) total expenditures increased only 0.6 percent. (GLR)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Board of Higher Education, Springfield.