ERIC Number: ED452929
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Austin Community College Comprehensive Master Plan, 2000-2001.
Austin Community Coll., TX.
This document describes Austin Community College's (Texas) educational academic plans, facilities plans, and financial implementation plans for 2000-2001. Plan goals and priorities include: (1) enhancing scheduling efficiency while responding to unmet student demand and community needs, and increasing enrollments by 3-5%; (2) opening two additional evening centers at area high schools to respond to high-demand courses; (3) improving scheduling efficiency and adding high-demand sections where appropriate; (4) strengthening instructional quality and curriculum by increasing the number of full-time faculty; (5) hiring 38 new full-time faculty by fall 2000; (6) hiring additional 20 full-time faculty in fall 2001 and 2002; (7) continuing to implement the new Student Services model to increase student retention; (8) tracking at-risk students; (9) developing a degree audit and graduation check system; (10) developing Web-based applications, including advising, registration, and transcript requests; (11) expanding outreach and marketing efforts to minority communities; (12) refinancing the college's bonded indebtedness to allow for additional facilities expansion; (13) evaluating through demographic and market analyses the feasibility of future campuses; (14) assuming significant expansions in revenue from Continuing Education; and (15) raising in-district tuition by at least one dollar beginning with the fall 2000 term. Appendices not included. (JA)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: Austin Community Coll., TX.