NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
COMMITTEE: Higher Education
TIME & DATE: 1:00 PM, Wednesday, March 21, 2018
PLACE: E1.012 (Hearing Room)
The Senate Higher Education Committee will meet to take up the following interim charge:
· System/Campus Expansion: Consider what role the state should have in overseeing the approval and development of new higher education locations into geographical areas already served by existing institutions. Develop a long-term statewide strategy for authorizing new locations and programs which includes a plan to ensure adequate support for expansion. Explore where there are underserved areas of the state and what type of programs would best serve the population to fill regional workforce needs.
Public testimony will be limited to three (3) minutes. If submitting written testimony, please provide ten (10) copies with your name on each to the committee clerk.