State Fiscal Crises and Cuts in Higher Education: The Implications for Access, Institutional Performance, and Strategic Reengine

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Year published: 
2006
Month published: 
September
Media type: 
PDF
Number of pages: 
56
File size: 
370 KB
Print publication number : 
2A359

This paper examines how states facing budget shortfalls have implemented cuts in higher education finance and the implications of these changes on access and higher education organization. It reviews the budget shortfalls that have faced a noteworthy group of states over the five fiscal years 2000 through 2004, the subsequent budget cuts that were adopted, and how those budget cuts were distributed across public higher education