Tag: California State University
January 10, 2018
Brown's budget includes $100 million to create new online community college
January 4, 2018
A new study found that the online catalog is difficult to search and that the lack of a common computer platform discourages students.
December 14, 2017
Veteran California college financing expert says colleges can share costs and benefits of new buildings as one way to pay for $47.2 billion in construction needed by college systems.
December 6, 2017
State universities can not use tuition or state funds for student unions or many other services. So they turn to extra campus fees to pay for those. But now some students and faculty say those fees are getting too high. A referendum at Cal State Fresno defeated an annual $400 levy to build a new student union.
November 27, 2017
California's high school graduation standards are weaker than what the UC and CSU systems expect, a new study says.
November 21, 2017
With Cal State freshman-year dropout rates ranging from 5 percent to nearly 30 percent, six campuses joined a national effort to help students persist into sophomore year.
November 7, 2017
Cal State faculty wanted a one year delay in education reform plan but got little support from the system's Board of Trustees. CSU Northridge got a one-year delay to work in its ethnic and cultural diversity courses.
November 2, 2017
The Chancellor's Office must work with the faculty to implement changes to remedial and general education courses in the California State University System.
November 1, 2017
Faculty want more time to adjust courses and get ready for changes. Cal State administration says campuses can apply for extensions on some portions of the reform plan.
October 30, 2017
Both the University of California and the California State University systems are giving students affected by the wildfires extra time, fee waivers and help with financial aid.
October 29, 2017
State grants allow campuses to shorten credential process from 5 1/2 to 4 years.
October 24, 2017
At $1,430 for a full-time student, the tuition and fees at California's community colleges are less than half the $3,570 national average, the College Board survey found.
October 17, 2017
The new state budget requires CSU to develop by May new preferences for qualified applicants from the local regions around campuses. The action grows out of concerns that more CSU campuses and majors are becoming overcrowded and are turning away students.
September 19, 2017
Faculty wants a one-year delay to discuss reforms that include dropping no-credit remedial classes and allowing students to fulfill math requirements that don't need Algebra II skills.
September 19, 2017
Among California's 2016 graduates, 53 percent borrowed for education and their average total debt was $22,744. Only Utah and New Mexico had lower loads.