ERIC Number: ED040648
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970-Jan
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South Carolina Commission on Higher Education. Annual Report.
South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, Columbia.
This report contains recommendations for specific actions necessary to improve the system of higher education in South Carolina. It recommends (1) allowing the College of Charleston to become a state supported college; (2) organizing a separate system of junior colleges; (3) encouraging cooperation between the University branches and Technical Education Centers; (4) establishing a program of state grants for needy students, and a committee on student aid; (5) allowing Winthrop College to grant degrees to males; (6) designating the Commission on Higher Education as the State Commission on Higher Education Facilities; (7) removing the restriction against "indirect" aid to private institutions; and (8) appointing a joint legislative study committee to study the financial plight of private institutions. The report reviews the progress being made on other projects under its leadership which include: coordination of admissions, testing, and long range planning efforts; establishment of new programs and colleges; a review of medical education; establishment of a uniform reporting, planning and budgeting system; and plans for the development of a consortium. Appendices include enrollment patterns and projections, financial statements of the College of Charleston, a study of student financial needs, and listings of student aid programs. (AF)
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Authoring Institution: South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, Columbia.
Identifiers - Location: South Carolina