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Performance of Higher Education

Related Topics: College-going and Preparation for Higher Education | Enrollment Demand and Capacity Analysis | Enrollments and Degrees Awarded | Equity, Access, and College Preparation | Fees, Tuition, Costs and Financial Aid | Master Plan for Higher Education | Student Progress and Success | Student Transfer | Eligibility for UC and CSU, Admission Policies

Commission Reports

  • 10-06  Legislative Analyst’s Office Report on Coordinating Higher Education in California ( 3/2010 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 08-03  Beyond the Looking Glass: Assessing Performance in California Postsecondary Education ( 3/2008 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 08-05  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Report: Goal - Student Preparation. Measure: Adult Basic Skills Proficiency Levels ( 3/2008 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 08-06  Moving Forward: The Evolving Performance Assessment Framework ( 3/2008 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 08-21  A Prospectus for a Study of the Match between Degrees Awarded and California Labor Market Demand ( 12/2008 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-04  College-Going Rates: A Performance Measure in California’s Higher Education Accountability Framework ( 3/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-05  California Higher Education Accountability: Goal - Student Success -- Measure: Full-Time/Part-Time Enrollment Ratio ( 3/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-06  California Higher Education Accountability: Goal - Student Success -- Measure: California Community College Students’ Degrees and Certificates Awarded and Successful Transfers ( 3/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-07  Accountability Framework Goal: Student Success How Are California’s Public College Students Doing? ( 3/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-08  Next Steps in the Development of the Commission’s Higher Education Accountability Framework ( 3/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-10  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Status Report ( 6/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-11  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Report: Goal - Contributions to Economic, Civic, and Social Development. Measure: Educational Attainment of Population ( 6/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-12  Public Higher Education Accountability Framework Report: Goal - Contributions to Economic, Civic, and Social Development. Measure: Per Capita Income by Educational Attainment ( 6/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-17  Accountability Framework Goal - Contributions to Economic, Civic, and Social Development. Measure: Workforce Preparation - Degrees Awarded in Selected Areas of Projected Workforce Demand ( 9/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-18  Accountability Framework Goal - Contributions to Economic, Civic, and Social Development. Measure: How is California Doing? ( 9/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-19  Accountability Framework Goal - Access and Affordability. Measure: Average Indebtedness of Graduates at Two- and Four-Year Colleges and Universities ( 9/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-20  Accountability Framework Goal - Access and Affordability. Measure: Percentage of Racial Representation in Systems of Higher Education Compared to Racial Representation in the State ( 9/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-24  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Report: Goal - College Readiness. Measure: Levels in English and Mathematics ( 12/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-26  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Report: Goal — College Readiness. Measure: High School Proficiency Levels ( 12/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-27  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Report: Goal - Contributions to Economic, Civic, and Social Development. Measure: Policy Options ( 12/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-28  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Report: Goal - College Readiness. Measure: Percentage of the Population with High School Diplomas ( 12/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-29  Public Higher Education Performance Accountability Framework Report: Goal - Access and Affordability. Measure: Percent of Unmet Need in Paying the Cost of College ( 12/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 06-7  On the Path to Higher Education Accountability: Recommendations from the Accountability Advisory Committee ( 6/2006 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 06-18  California Higher Education Accountability: Goal - Student Success: Measure: Four-Year Degrees Conferred on Community College Transfer Students ( 12/2006 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 06-20  California Higher Education Accountability: Goal - Student Success: Measure: Time-to-Degree ( 12/2006 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 06-21  California Higher Education Accountability: Goal - Student Success: Measure: First-Year Persistence Rates ( 12/2006 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 05-1  Recommendation for a Higher Education Accountability Framework ( 3/2005 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 05-7  Commission Review of New Academic and Vocational Programs Proposed by the Public Higher Education Systems, 2004-2005 ( 6/2005 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 04-3  State Licensure versus Accreditation of Proprietary Schools and Colleges – A Review and Comparison of Roles and Functions ( 3/2004 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 04-11  Prospectus: Developing a Framework for Accountability in California’s Higher Education System ( 9/2004 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 03-2  Admission Policies and Attrition Rates in California Community College Nursing Programs ( 2/2003 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 03-9  Student Profiles, 2003 ( 11/2003 ) Summary  |  Full Publication

  • 02-5  The California Postsecondary Education Commission's Public Agenda: Priorities for Action ( 4/2002 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 02-7  Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 2001 ( 4/2002 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 02-8  The Condition of Higher Education in California, 2002 ( 5/2002 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 02-13  Recommendations to Increase the Postsecondary Education Opportunities for Residents of Superior California ( 12/2002 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 01-3   Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 2000 ( 4/2001 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 01-04   The Condition of Higher Education in California, 2001 ( 5/2001 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 00-2  Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 1999 ( 2/2000 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 00-3  Policy for Progress: Reaffirming California Higher Education Accessibilility, Affordability, and Accountability into the 21st Century ( 4/2000 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 00-04  The Condition of Higher Education in California, 2000 ( 4/2000 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 00-5  Moving California Ahead: An Executive Summary ( 6/2000 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 00-8  Student Profiles, 2000 ( 11/2000 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 99-5  Student Profiles, 1999: The Latest in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 12/1999 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 98-2  Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 1997 ( 4/1998 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 98-4  Student Profiles, 1998: The Latest in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 12/1998 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 98-8  Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 1998 ( 12/1998 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 98-9  Toward a Unified State System: A Report and Recommendations on the Governance of the California Community Colleges ( 12/1998 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 97-7  Student Profiles, 1997: The Latest in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 8/1997 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 96-2  Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 1995: The Second Annual Report to California's Governor, Legislature, and Citizens in Response to Assembly Bill 1808 (Chapter 741, Statutes of 1991) ( 2/1996 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 96-8  Student Profiles, 1996: The Latest in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 10/1996 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 96-10  Performance Indicators of California Higher Education, 1996: The Third Annual Report to California's Governor, Legislature, and Citizens in Response to Assembly Bill 1808 (Chapter 741, Statutes of 1991) ( 12/1996 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 95-3  The Challenge of the Century: Planning for Record Student Enrollment and Improved Outcomes in California Postsecondary Education ( 4/1995 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 95-13  The Effectiveness of California's Oversight of Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education: A Report to the Legislature and the Governor in Response to Education Code Section 94345 ( 10/1995 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 95-16  Student Profiles, 1995: The Latest in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 10/1995 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 94-6  Progress on College and University Assessments of Campus Climate: A Staff Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 4/1994 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 94-19  The Performance of California Higher Education, 1994: The First Annual Report to California's Governor, Legislature, and Citizens in Response to Assembly Bill 1808 (Chapter 741, Statutes of 1991) ( 12/1994 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 94-20  Student Profiles, 1994: The Latest in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 12/1994 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 92-10  Student Profiles, 1991: The Second in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 3/1992 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 92-13  Postsecondary Enrollment Opportunities for High School Students: A Report to the Legislature and the Governor in Response to Chapter 554, Statutes of 1990 ( 6/1992 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 91-6  The State's Reliance on Non-Governmental Accreditation, Part Two: A Report to the Legislature in Response to Assembly Bill 1993 (Chapter 1324, Statutes of 1989) ( 4/1991 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 90-7   Legislative Priorities of the Commission, 1990: A Report of the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 1/1990 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 90-23  Student Profiles, 1990: The First in a Series of Annual Factbooks About Student Participation in California Higher Education ( 10/1990 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 90-25  Public Testimony Regarding Preliminary Draft Regulations to Implement the Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education Reform Act of 1989: A Report in Response to Assembly Bill 1993 (Chapter 1324, Statutes of 1989) ( 10/1990 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 90-31  Preliminary Draft Regulations for Chapter 3 of Part 59 of the Education Code, Prepared by the California Postsecondary Education Commission for Consideration by the Council for Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education ( 12/1990 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 90-32  Statement of Reasons for Preliminary Draft Regulations for Chapter 3 of Part 59 of the Education Code, Prepared by the California Postsecondary Education Commission for the Council for Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education ( 12/1990 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-13  The State's Reliance on Non-Governmental Accreditation: A Report to the Legislature in Response to Assembly Concurrent Resolution 78 (Resolution Chapter 22, 1988) ( 3/1989 ; Reprinted in Report 89-21.) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-17  Protecting the Integrity of California Degrees: The Role of California's Private Postsecondary Education Act of 1977 in Educational Quality Control ( 4/1989 ; Reprinted in Report 89-21.) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-18  Recommendations for Revising the Private Postsecondary Education Act of 1977: A Report to the Legislature and Governor on Needed Improvements in State Oversight of Privately Supported Postsecondary Education ( 4/1989 ; Reprinted in Report 89-21.) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-21  State Oversight of Postsecondary Education: Three Reports on California's Licensure of Private Institutions and Reliance on Non-Governmental Accreditation [A reprint of Reports 89-13, 89-17, and 89-18] ( 6/1989 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 88-40  The Fourth Segment: Accredited Independent Postsecondary Education in California. The Fifth in a Series of Reports on the Financial Condition of California's Regionally Accredited Independent Colleges and Universities ( 12/1988 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 87-16  Changes in California State Oversight of Private Postsecondary Education Institutions: A Staff Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 3/1987 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 87-44  The State's Role in Promoting Quality in Private Postsecondary Education: A Staff Prospectus for the Commission's Review of the Private Postsecondary Education Act of 1977 as Amended ( 12/1987 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 87-48  Articulating Career Education Programs from High School Through Community College to the Baccalaureate Degree: A Report to the Governor, Legislature, and Educational Community in Response to Assembly Bill 3639 (Chapter 1138, Statutes of 1986) ( 12/1987 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 86-33  Retention of Students in Engineering: A Report to the Legislature in Response to Senate Concurrent Resolution 16 (1985) ( 12/1986 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 85-18  Progress on Implementing New Authorization Standards and Approval Policy for California's Nonaccredited Private Colleges and Universities: A Staff Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 3/1985 ) (Out of print) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 85-35  Oversight of Out-of-State Accredited Institutions Operating in California: A Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission Pursuant to Senate Bill 1036 ( 12/1985 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 85-36  Director's Report, December 1985: From Ninth Grade Through College Graduation: Who Makes It in California Education ( 12/1985 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 84-2  Improving College Preparatory Programs Through High School Accreditation: Recommendations of the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 1/1984 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 84-14  Report Pursuant to SB 707 Concerning Accrediting Procedures and Processes, March 1984 ( 5/1984 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 84-28  Public Policy, Accreditation, and State Approval in California: State Reliance on Non-Governmental Accrediting Agencies and on State Recognition of Postsecondary Institutions to Serve the Public Interest ( 7/1984 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 83-06  Commission Comments on Proposed Standards for Authorization of Private Postsecondary Educational Institutions: A Review for the Legislature of the Report of the Special Committee of the Council for Private Postsecondary Educational Institutions Pursuant t ( 1/1983 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 82-04  Learning Activities of California Adults: A Staff Report of the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 2/1982 ) (Out of print) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 82-26  Trends in Public Higher Education Enrollment: A Report on Enrollment Projections, Management, and Development by the Staff of the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 7/1982 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 81-1C  Review and Evaluation of the Private Postsecondary Education Act of 1977 ( 1/1981 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 80-A  Uncertainty in Public Higher Education: Response to Stress at Ten California Colleges and Universities, by Frank M. Bowen and Lyman A. Glenny ( 1/1980 ) (Out of print)

  • 80-B  Signals for Change: Stress Indicators for Colleges and Universities: A Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission by Lyman A. Glenny and Frank M. Bowen ( 9/1980 ) (Out of print)

Fact Sheets

  • FS/06-5  Higher Education Improvement Priorities ( 12/2006 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • FS/97-1  The Effectiveness of California's Oversight of Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education. ( 1/1997 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • FS/97-8  Schooling in California: A Level Playing Field. ( 10/1997 ) (Out of print)

  • FS/97-9  Preparation of California High School Students for College. ( 10/1997 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • FS/96-3  The Effectiveness of California's Oversight of Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education. ( 1/1996 )

Higher Education Updates

  • UP/02-1  Legislative and Budget Priorities for Educational Opportunity, 2002 ( 2/2002 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • UP/98-8  Higher Education Accountability: Monitoring the Quality of Our Higher Education System. ( 12/1998 ) (Out of print)

  • UP/92-2  Good News About University Eligibility. ( 6/1992 )

Issue Briefs

  • IB/97-1  Facing The Challenge of the Century: Will California Renew its Commitment to Keep College Opportunities Accessible, Affordable, and Effective? ( 2/1997 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • IB/97-2  Strengthening the Role of the California Community Colleges in Meeting the Educational and Training Needs of California. ( 3/1997 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

Other Publications

  • OP/05-1  Policy Recommendations to Strengthen California Higher Education ( 3/2005 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • OP/04-4  Summary of Higher Education Accountability Statutes in Other States ( 12/2004 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • OP/04-5  County Education and Demographic Profiles ( 2/2004 ) Full Publication

  • OP/03-3  Legislative District Education and Demographic Profiles ( 2/2004 ) Full Publication

Working Papers

  • WP/06-1  Back to College: Are University Graduates Returning to Community Colleges? ( 3/2006 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • WP/06-2  Have they Finished? Time-to-degree of Freshmen Entering UC and CSU in Fall 2000 ( 6/2006 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • WP/05-5  Proposed Changes in State Oversight of Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education ( 12/2005 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

Council Staff Reports

  • 74-2  Through the Open Door 3: The Other Side of Persistence ( 2/1974 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 73-6  Through the Open Door: A Study of Persistence and Performance in California's Community Colleges ( 6/1973 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 66-3  Flow of Students Into, Among, and Through the Public Institutions of Higher Education in California, February Report, 1966 ( 2/1966 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 66-15  The Flow of Students Into, Among, and Through the Public Institutions of Higher Education in California: September Report, 1966 ( 9/1966 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 64-10  A Report of a Consideration of Student Probation-Dismissal Standards Among the Segments of Public Higher Education ( 10/1964 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)


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