ERIC Number: ED401773
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education: FY 1995 Annual Report.
Missouri State Coordinating Board for Higher Education, Jefferson City.
The annual report on the state of Missouri higher education provides information on system finance, operations, and planning at the state level. First, highlights are identified in the areas of: enhancements, a new state technical college, Missouri Student Loan Program innovations, performance funding, and a new blueprint for higher education. An introductory section gives an overview of the state's higher education system, including a list of institutions, admissions, undergraduate degrees, performance on national tests in general education and major fields, and job-relatedness of education. A section on higher education finance outlines the state appropriation process and the appropriations totals and requests for FY 1997, and FY 1997 capital improvement requests for four-year institutions. A section on statewide planning and coordination presents data on state-level planning policy, establishment of a new college, academic program actions, out-of-district course offerings, institutional initiatives, campus-based program reviews, implementation of state core curriculum requirements, a survey of current students, science and mathematics education legislation, a report on international graduate teaching assistants, a state-level planning initiative, enrollment trends and degrees conferred. Missouri student financial assistance programs and a teacher scholarship program are summarized in the next section. Two brief concluding sections describe the proprietary school certification program and recent state higher education legislation. (MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Curriculum, Core Curriculum, Degrees (Academic), Education Work Relationship, Educational Change, Educational Finance, Educational Legislation, Enrollment Trends, Foreign Students, Grants, Higher Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Program Evaluation, Proprietary Schools, Scholarships, State Aid, State Legislation, Statewide Planning, Student Financial Aid, Student Loan Programs, Teaching Assistants
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Missouri State Coordinating Board for Higher Education, Jefferson City.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri