higher education

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California is home to renowned public university systems, educating thousands of students every year and helping them build strong futures for themselves and their communities. The right to education is fundamental to the well-being of students and the larger society as research shows that more education can promote healthier lives …continue reading

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With many students continuing their education remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic and BLS data showing a correlation between higher education levels, higher income and lower unemployment rates, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2021’s Most & Least Educated States in America, as well as accompanying videos. In order to …continue reading

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The Legislative Analyst’s Office has just published the following report: The 2020-21 Budget: Higher Education Analysis Governor Has Many Higher Education Proposals. In this report, we analyze many of the Governor’s budget proposals for the California Community Colleges (CCC), California State University (CSU), and University of California (UC). These proposals …continue reading

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A system of higher education that ensures every student has the chance to succeed is the key to broadening opportunity as well as to providing our state with the skilled, productive workforce necessary to drive long-term economic growth. However, years of budget cuts and tuition hikes have shifted more higher …continue reading