ERIC Number: ED437087
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Strategic Plan for Texas Public Community Colleges, 1999-2003.
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin. Div. of Community and Technical Colleges.
Included in this report is the State of Texas' vision statement, mission statement, philosophy statement, priority goal for higher education statement, and a list of state-level benchmarks for higher education. The report also contains the state's community colleges' mission and philosophy statements, and a section pertaining to assessment of external factors, which include the following items of discussion: (1) scope and function of community colleges; (2) changing demographics; (3) the changing Texas economy: needs for the future; (4) the State's fiscal climate and the impact on community colleges; (5) Texas's skills development fund; (6) Texas and workforce development; (7) the status of federal legislation and its potential impact on community colleges; (8) changes in technology; (9) the virtual college of Texas; (10) the Texas telecommunications infrastructure fund; and (11) guiding principles for Texas Public Higher Education. The next section of the report looks at the assessment of internal factors, which include discussions on the following subjects: (1) enrollment; (2) projected enrollment increases and parity enrollment for minority students; (3) instructional programs; (4) student services; (5) information systems and technology; (6) administrative functions; and (7) resources. This report concludes with an examination of performance measures and outlines district performance goals. (VWC)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin. Div. of Community and Technical Colleges.
Identifiers - Location: Texas