ERIC Number: ED435315
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Fiscal Profiles, 1999. The Ninth Annual in a Series of Factsheets about the Financing of California Higher Education.
California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
The report presents data about financing of California postsecondary education for fiscal years 1965-66 through 1999-2000. The report notes that: combined public system enrollment funding increased by over $200 million; resident undergraduate student fee charges were reduced systemwide; the Cal Grant program was expanded by over $21.5 million; and total K-12 spending increased by 6 percent. The introduction to the report includes a summary of changes since the previous report, a list of highlights, and information on the study's methodology and organization. This is followed 98 data profiles that include: state general fund appropriations; total state spending plan; funding per unit of full-time-equivalent enrollment; appropriations for higher education; system expenditure categories; student tuition and fee charges and revenues; state financial aid; capital outlay funds; independent institutions in California and the nation; California public postsecondary education enrollments; price (inflation) indexes; 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 public education; education funding and enrollments in comparison to state funding and population growth; and national comparative higher education appropriations and expenditures. Appended are a table of cumulative percentage changes, a list of definitions, and notes and sources.(MSE)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Comparative Analysis, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Rate, Expenditures, Grants, Higher Education, Income, Inflation (Economics), Private Colleges, Public Colleges, Public Education, Resource Allocation, State Aid, State Colleges, State Government, State Surveys, State Universities, Statewide Planning, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid, Tables (Data)
California Postsecondary Education Commission, 1303 J Street, Suite 500, Sacramento, CA 95814-2938 (single copy free).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Postsecondary Education Commission, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California