qIn this volume of New Directions for Community Colleges, key issues and practices will be addressed on the following topics: The contemporary challenge of meeting growing demands for increased student persistence and success; diminishing state support for higher education; new calls for accountability and ways to measure institutional effectiveness; the increasing reliance of many community colleges on grants and other sources of revenue; and college policies that have significant financial ramificationsq -- page 4 of cover.These include the need to anticipate the unintended consequences of performance-based funding, diversify revenue ... in the preceding chapters, including budgeting, linking budgets to plans, costing out student pathways, and fundraising. ... chapters have noted, a thorough understanding of state funding mechanisms and government accounting guidelines, the fiscal ... dollars from Ka 12 education, corrections, healthcare, and other equally compelling social services (Palmer, 2013).
|Title||:||Budget and Finance in the American Community College|
|Author||:||Bers, Ronald B. Head, James C. Palmer|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2015-01-12|