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7 Document(s) [ Subject: Student fees ]

Committee: Senate Education Subcommittee on Higher Education
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Interim report
Subjects: Automatic admissions | Distance education | Higher education affordability | Minority students | Student fees | Teacher quality | Teacher training | Tuition deregulation | University admissions | University finance |
Library Call Number: L1836.79 Ed83h
Session: 79th R.S. (2005)
Online version: View report [601 pages  File size: 65,535 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study the impact and costs associated with distance learning on traditional higher education.
2. Study the cost of education at public institutions of higher education, specifically, tuition de-regulation and student fees. The committee should also review current tuition and fee exemptions and make recommendations for improving student access to education.
3. Study what impact any changes to the percentage requirement of the Top 10% Law could have on students currently in the educational pipeline, discuss developing a uniform transcript and a standard methodology for calculating GPAs, and make recommendations for relating to the application of the Top 10% Law, including to children of Texas residents in the military.
4. Monitor the progress of the Closing the Gaps goals and recommend any legislative action needed to ensure we stay on target to meet the goals by 2015.
5. Study the relationship of College of Education coursework on teacher effectiveness and student performance. Examine the State's role in the accountability of these teacher preparation programs in delivering the most effective instruction strategies recommended or validated by scientifically-based research, particularly in the area of reading. Examine past and current studies linking teacher preparedness with student performance and identify any barriers to conducting such research. Make recommendations for legislative changes to improve programs.
6. Monitor changes made during the 79th Legislature, Regular Session, to adjust higher education funding formulas by adopting a cost-based formula matrix. Make recommendations for continuing improvements. Joint Charge with Senate Finance Committee.
Committee: Joint Higher Education Financing, Special
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Final report to the governor and the Sixty-seventh Texas Legislature / Special Committee on Higher Education Financing.
Subjects: Higher education | Student fees | Tuition | University buildings | University finance | University research |
Library Call Number: L1836.66 ed73hr
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View report [38 pages  File size: 1,130 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Make a thorough and comprehensive study of the financing of the higher education system in Texas with particular emphasis on providing the highest quality of educational services in the most efficient manner possible. Giver particular emphasis to the issues of facility financing, the impact of declining enrollments, the future of formula funding, and the adequacy of financial administration.
2. Review tuition, fees and student assistance, as well as funding for faculty salaries, organized research, and facilities construction and repair. *
Supporting documents
Committee: Joint Higher Education Financing, Special
Title: Briefing session
Library Catalog Title: Senate Concurrent Resolution no. 101 : briefing session / Committee on Higher Education Financing in Texas.
Library Call Number: L1836.66 ed73hb
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Committee: Joint Higher Education Financing, Special
Title: SCR 101
Library Call Number: SCR 101
Session: 66th R.S. (1979)
Online version: View document [3 pages  File size: 213 kb]
Committee: Joint Blanket Tax at Tarleton College, Investigate
Title: Majority Report
Library Catalog Title: The report of the Committee to Investigate the Affairs and Management of John Tarleton, Junior Agricultural College.
Subjects: Government travel | Nepotism | Student fees | Tarleton State University |
Library Call Number: S.J. of Tex., 40th Leg., R.S., 733 (1927)
Session: 39th R.S. (1925)
Online version: View report [22 pages  File size: 785 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Investigating all blanket tax, receipts and disbursements of all funds, and all alleged irregularities that may exist in the John Tarleton Junior Agricultural College.
Committee: Joint Blanket Tax at Tarleton College, Investigate
Title: Minority Report
Library Catalog Title: The report of the Committee to Investigate the Affairs and Management of John Tarleton, Junior Agricultural College.
Subjects: Government travel | Nepotism | Student fees | Tarleton State University |
Library Call Number: S.J. of Tex., 40th Leg., R.S., 747 (1927)
Session: 39th R.S. (1925)
Online version: View report [24 pages  File size: 887 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Investigating all blanket tax, receipts and disbursements of all funds, and all alleged irregularities that may exist in the John Tarleton Junior Agricultural College.
Committee: House Blanket Tax for UT Students, Investigate
Title: Report
Library Catalog Title: Report of Committee to Investigate Blanket Tax at University.
Subjects: Higher education affordability | Student fees | University of Texas at Austin |
Library Call Number: H.J. of Tex., 39th Leg., 1st C.S., 1310 (1926)
Session: 39th R.S. (1925)
Online version: View report [7 pages  File size: 247 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Investigate whether or not the blanket tax instituted by the Board of Regents of the University of Texas should be compulsory for all students. *

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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