Lone Star College has begun charging varying rates for courses systemwide, based on cost of delivery, and plans to add student success incentives, some of them financial.
Texas technical colleges want to link 45 percent of their operating budget to the employment success of graduates.
A Texas community college district wants to save money for students by selecting common materials for each course. Faculty object, saying their teaching role is being diminished.
Houston Community College's experiences in Qatar -- including issues of gender segregation, administrative infighting and student discontent -- provide a cautionary tale of foreign expansion.
U. of Texas committee unveils plan to graduate 70 percent of next year's freshmen in four years -- up from 50 percent today.
The Education Department's take on the definition of "clock hour" programs is too broad and could unfairly cut into federal aid, say a Texas state agency and for-profits.
Texas Association of Business goes after community college graduation rates with a campaign that was influenced by Complete College America.
Texas joins the college completion agenda with new goal for 60 percent of its young adults to have college degrees or certificates by 2030.
In two states where legislators have clashed with trustees, lawmakers want to mandate training for board members.
Professors at two South Texas institutions support the creation of a new, combined university, but see recent actions raising questions about job security and faculty roles.
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