September 9, 2013
Texas' Technical Colleges Are Banking on Student Earnings
The Texas State Technical College system is preparing for a new appropriations model that could be instructive to policy makers considering rewarding colleges for performance or punishing them for graduates who don't make enough money.
Beginning in September 2015, the dozen locations of the technical-college system will get state funds based entirely on how much money students earn after they leave the system.
The new formula is another example of the growing trend of