ERIC Number: ED130585
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Aug
Reference Count: 0
1976 Annual Report of the Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System.
Texas Coll. and Univ. System, Austin. Coordinating Board.
The Texas College and University System Coordinating Board is responsible for statewide planning and policies for Texas higher education. Its major areas of responsibility include financial planning, program development, services to students, and campus planning. The 1976 annual report details the Board's activities for the year. Program development activities include new programs and administrative changes; role-and-scope study; off-campus instruction; consumer protection against substandard institutions; review of policy paper on academic freedom; medical education; community service and continuing education; and community/junior college development. Financial planning for the year involved a call for fiscal restraints; discussion of the Texas Formula System; higher education appropriations for 1975-77; tuition and fees; faculty salaries; staff personnel administration; and research funds. Student services detailed include student loan programs; various grant programs; and residency determination. Campus planning and physical facilities development included approval of construction projects and real property acquisition; campus master planning; repair and rehabilitation; facilities inventory; student housing survey; junior college resource development; and federal program administration. (JMF)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Campus Planning, Educational Finance, Educational Planning, Facility Planning, Financial Policy, Higher Education, Master Plans, Planning, Program Administration, Program Development, Statewide Planning, Student Financial Aid, Student Needs, Student Welfare, Students
Coordinating Board, Texas College and University System, LBJ Building: P.O. Box 12788, Austin, Texas 78711
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Coll. and Univ. System, Austin. Coordinating Board.