FACTORS AFFECTING THE DEMAND FOR HIGHER EDUCATION AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS
- Nickel and Dime. T. G. // ASEE Prism;Dec2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p17
The article reports on the increase of educational fees in the universities in the U.S. It is stated that the fee increases at four-year public schools and exceeded the rate of inflation, thus reach on average from eight percent to 11 percent. The schools explained that the increase was due to...
- Making education affordable. // Washington Jewish Week;1/22/2015, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p18
The article focuses on the advantages of two-year community college education tuition free proposed by U.S. President Barack Obama on making education in the state affordable considering the realities of college cost risk, student loan burdens, and increasing demand in college education.
- State's per-student spending hits a record. Bonsteel // San Diego Business Journal;11/29/99, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p47
Focuses on the state of California's per student K-12 spending level in public school for the year 1999 to 2000. Projected per student budget for the said period; Author's contention that the said budget is in bigger than that of the cost of private school education.
- N.H.'s obligation to fund education is affirmed by court. Sommerfeld, Meg // Education Week;1/12/94, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p1
Reports on the New Hampshire Supreme Court's ruling on the obligation of the state of New Hampshire to fund public education for its five districts--Allenstown, Claremont, Franklin, Lisbon and Pittsfield. Comments on the ruling by education directors and attorneys of the five districts; State...
- Cost of Education Rises: Fuel and Salary Expenses Up. // School Library Journal;Apr75, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p12
Cites a survey which found that the cost of public education in the U.S. rose in the school year ending June 30, 1974. Key factors cited for the rise in the cost of education; Greatest impact on school budgets.
- Disminuyendo brechas entre las universidades pÃºblicas estatales en MÃ©xico. Una evaluaciÃ³n del financiamiento pÃºblico entre 1988 y 2003. Mungaray, Alejandro; Ocegueda, Juan Manuel; Ocegueda, Marco Tulio // GestiÃ³n y PolÃtica PÃºblica;2006, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p145
This paper analyzes the impact of public financing policy to higher education in Mexico during the period 1988-2003, considering the experience of public state universities (PSU). It is said that governmental strategy of allocating extraordinary and competing funds has been successful to closing...
- California Dreamin'. Pope, Justin // Community College Week;8/13/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 24, p6
The article discusses the implications of the financial model of charging students with low tuition at community colleges in California. It explains the various tiers of higher education in the state. It emphasizes that the low cost of college system in the state attracts more students but...
- Seeking sanctuary and higher education. Streeting, Wes // Pastoral Review;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p56
The article offers information on the services provided by the Helena Kennedy Foundation to higher education students under the asylum system in Great Britain. It states that the Foundation have helped more than 1,000 students seeking sanctuary through mentoring, financial support, and peer...
- A Better Bargain. // ED Review;8/30/2013, p1
The article reports on a bus tour of four cities across New York and Pennsylvania by U.S. President Barack Obama as part of an initiative to secure a bargain for middle class families. During the tour, Obama laid out three steps to ensure that college remains within reach for the youth....