ERIC Number: ED485287
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jan
Reference Count: 0
IHL System Profile: A Report from the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning
Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning
Through a series of tables, this document presents a profile of the system of higher education in Mississippi. The first section focuses on finances, with tables portraying the history of funding for higher education in Mississippi, appropriations per student, faculty salaries, and information on operating budgets and tuition and fees. The next section covers enrollment, graduation rates, and degrees, providing data by race, gender, residence, and age. A section on appropriations for fiscal year 2005 compares appropriations for 2005 and the previous fiscal year and presents information on the allocation of funds and the total operating budgets. The next section contains the budget request for fiscal year 2006, and the final section contains tables of data related to student financial aid, including scholarships and grants for teachers. [Report prepared by the Office of Policy Research and Planning in cooperation with the Office of Finance and Administration and the Office of State Student Financial Aid.]
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Financial Support, Higher Education, Resource Allocation, Budgets, State Colleges, Expenditures, Enrollment Rate, Graduation Rate, Student Financial Aid, Academic Degrees, Institutional Characteristics
Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning, Office of Policy Research and Planning, 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, MS 39211. Tel: 601-432-6742; Web site: http://www.ihl.state.ms.us/research.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning, Jackson.