ERIC Number: ED413827
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Fiscal Profiles, 1997. The Seventh in a Series of Factbooks about Financing of California Higher Education.
California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
This report provides information about California higher education for the fiscal years 1965-66 through 1997-98, along with related information on state financing and public elementary and secondary education. Among the highlights of the report are: the 1997-98 budget increases for public postsecondary education; reductions in student fees at public institutions; and a $10.2 million increase to the state's Cal Grant student financial aid program. Data tables and supporting narrative provide information on state general fund appropriations; total state spending plan; funding per unit of full-time-equivalent student enrollment; appropriation of funds for California higher education; expenditure categories; student tuition and fees and revenues; state student financial aid; capital outlay funds; comparative fiscal data for independent institutions in California and the nation; enrollments in California public postsecondary education; price (inflation) indices, income growth and system financial support; actual and constant-dollar state-determined funds; Hastings College of the Law and public school support; per-capita spending in California public education; education funding and enrollments in comparison to state funding and population growth; national comparative higher education appropriations and expenditures. Appendices include cumulative percent changes over time, definitions, and notes and sources. (Contains 24 references). (JLS)
Descriptors: Educational Equity (Finance), Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Expenditure per Student, Financial Policy, Financial Support, Grants, Higher Education, Long Range Planning, Private Colleges, Public Colleges, Public Education, Resource Allocation, State Aid, State Departments of Education, State Government, State Regulation, State Universities, Statewide Planning, Statistical Data, Student Costs, Tables (Data), Trend Analysis
California State Postsecondary Education Commission, 1303 J St., Suite 500, Sacramento, CA 95814-2938; world wide web: http:\\w.w.w.cpec.ca.gov (single copy free).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California