ERIC Number: ED440612
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Unified Budget Recommendations for Fiscal Year 2000-2001.
Alabama State Commission on Higher Education, Montgomery.
This document presents recommendations to the state legislaturefor a unified higher education budget for the state of Alabama for fiscal year 2000-01. The first section of the report provides a summary of the budget recommendations, which increase higher education appropriations by 7.53 percent to approximately $860 million. This funding level consists of three parts: an increase of existing allocations by approximately 5.03 percent, additional equity funds, and a special equity allocation to certain institutions that remain significantly below average funding. Other sections of the report cover program details for the budget recommendation; funding formulas and the unified budget recommendation process; supporting data for the funding formula; and critical capital needs for Alabama public higher education. (CH)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Educational Finance, Higher Education, Operating Expenses, Politics of Education, Public Education, Resource Allocation, State Aid, State Colleges, State Departments of Education, State Universities
Alabama Commission on Higher Education, P.O. Box 302000, Montgomery, AL 36130-2000. Tel: 334-242-1998; Fax: 334-242-0268; Web site: http://www.ache.state.al.us.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama State Commission on Higher Education, Montgomery.
Identifiers - Location: Alabama