ERIC Number: ED082680
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
Reference Count: 0
National Commission on the Financing of Postsecondary Education: An Informational Brief April, 1973.
National Commission on the Financing of Postsecondary Education, Washington, DC.
This information brief contains the objectives of the National Commission on the Financing of Postsecondary Education. These objectives include: a description of the present conditions that are relevant to the role of postsecondary education in our society; a summary of the purposes, scope and dimensions of postsecondary education, a synthesis of objectives for postsecondary education recommended by the Commission; a description of and a rationale for the selection of the measures used to evaluate the accomplishment of the objectives; and analysis that describes the kind and amount of financial support for postsecondary education for all sources; a program analysis of existing funding programs; a projective analysis estimating the extent to which each of severalalternative funding programs would achieve the objectives for postsecondary education agreed upon by the Commission; recommendations for national uniform procedures for calculating instructional costs per student; and assessment of the nature and causes of serious financial distress facing postsecondary institutions and recommendations for improvement; and the final reports of findings and recommendations. Members of the commission, committees of the Commission and commission offices and staff members are listed. (Author/MJM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Commission on the Financing of Postsecondary Education, Washington, DC.