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Commission Reports

  • 10-23  Refining the Commission's Work Plan on Student Success: A Progress Report ( 12/2010 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 09-10  Making Sense of the Nursing Education Crises in California: A Program Planning Study Prospectus ( 3/2009 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 09-23  The Degree Gap: Are University Graduates Making Full Use of Their Degrees? ( 9/2009 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 09-31  Program Planning and Review to Promote Responsiveness to Public Needs ( 12/2009 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 08-07  Implementing Policy Options to Strengthen the Nexus between Postsecondary Education and Workforce Development ( 3/2008 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 08-15  Program Planning and Review to Promote Responsiveness to Public Needs, 2007–08 ( 9/2008 ) 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

  • 08-27  Going Green: Developing the Green-Collar Workforce ( 12/2008 ) 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

  • 07-13  Program Planning and Review to Promote Responsiveness to Public Needs, 2006-07 ( 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

  • 07-21  How California’s Postsecondary Education Systems Address Workforce Development ( 9/2007 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 07-22  The Nexus Between Postsecondary Education and Workforce Development — Conclusions and Policy Options ( 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

  • 06-19  The Nexus Between Postsecondary Education and Workforce Development: A Workforce and Employer Perspective ( 12/2006 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 05-13  A Contextual Examination of Education and Workforce Development in California ( 12/2005 ; Supersedes WP/05-04) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 02-10  Priorities for California Educational Technology Funding ( 7/2002 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 97-4  A Review of the Proposed Academy of Entertainment and Technology -- An Educational Center of the Santa Monica Community College District: A Report to the Governor and Legislature in Response to a Request from the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges ( 6/1997 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 96-6  Moving Forward: A Preliminary Discussion of Technology and Transformation in California Higher Education ( 6/1996 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 91-7  State Policy on Technology for Distance Learning: Recommendations to the Legislature and the Governor in Response to Senate Bill 1202 (Chapter 1038, Statutes of 1989) ( 4/1991 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 91-13  California's Capacity to Prepare Registered Nurses: A Preliminary Inquiry Prepared for the Legislature in Response to Assembly Bill 1055 (Chapter 924, Statutes of 1990) ( 9/1991 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-10  Out of the Shadows - The IRCA/SLIAG Opportunity: A Needs Assessment of Educational Services for Eligible Legalized Aliens in California Under the State Legalization Impact Assistance Grant Program of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. A Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission by California Tomorrow ( 5/1989 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-12  Teacher Preparation Programs Offered by California's Public Universities: A Report to the Legislature in Response to Supplemental Language in the 1988 State Budget Act ( 3/1989 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-27  Technology and the Future of Education: Directions for Progress. A Report of the California Postsecondary Education Commission's Policy Task Force on Educational Technology ( 9/1989 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 89-28  Funding for the California State University's Statewide Nursing Program: A Report to the Legislature in Response to Supplemental Language to the 1988-89 Budget Act ( 10/1989 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 88-32  A Comprehensive Student Information System, by John G. Harrison: A Report Prepared for the California Postsecondary Education Commission by The Wyndgate Group, Ltd. ( 9/1988 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 88-36  Implementing a Comprehensive Student Information System in California: A Recommended Plan of Action ( 10/1988 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 88-43  Education Needs of California Firms for Trade in Pacific Rim Markets: A Staff Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 12/1988 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 87-29  Evaluation of the Commission's Office Automation System: A Post-Implementation Evaluation Report to the California State Department of Finance ( 6/1987 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 87-37  Improving Student Performance Reporting, Review and Epilogue: The Final Report of the Commission's Project on Transforming Student Academic Performance Data into Useful Information ( 9/1987 ) 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

  • 87-49  Education Offered via Telecommunications: Trends, Issues, and State-Level Problems in Instructional Technology for Colleges and Universities ( 12/1987 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 86-8  Feasibility Plan for a Comprehensive Student Information Study: A Report to the Legislature and Governor in Response to Assembly Bill 880 (1984) ( 3/1986 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 86-22  Transforming Data into Information: Improving Student Performance Reporting. A Staff Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 6/1986 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 86-40  Plans of California's Two Public Universities for the Instructional Use of Computers: Materials Responding to Supplemental Language to the 1986-87 Budget ( 12/1986 ; See 85-39 for an earlier report on this topic.) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 85-01  Proposal for a California State-Funded Work-Study Program ( 1/1985 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 85-05  Women and Minorities in California Public Postsecondary Education: Their Employment, Classification, and Compensation, 1975-1983 ( 1/1985 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 85-39  Self-Instruction Computer Laboratories in California's Public Universities: A Report to the Legislature in Response to Supplemental Language in the 1985-86 Budget Act ( 12/1985 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 84-1  The Wealth of Knowledge: Higher Education's Impact on California's Economy ( 1/1984 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 84-9  Office Automation Evaluation: A Staff Report on the Effects of Using Xerox Office Automation Equipment During a Three-Month Trial Period ( 2/1984 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 84-22  Feasibility of a State-Supported Work-Study Program: A Staff Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 6/1984 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 84-23  Response to Request from the State Board of Education Regarding the Screening of Applicants to Teacher Education Programs: A Staff Report to the California Postsecondary Education Commission ( 6/1984 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 83-35  Education for California's Changing Economy: Observations and Suggestions from Nineteen Leaders of California Government, Business, and Education ( 12/1983 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 82-25  Director's Report, June-July 1982: Appropriations in the 1982-83 State Budget for the Public Segments of Postsecondary Education; High-Technology and Energy-Related Manpower in the West; Summary of Current Legislation ( 7/1982 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 82-33  Engineering and Computer Science Education in California Public Higher Education ( 9/1982 ) (Out of print) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 82-35  Director's Report, October 1982: The State's Fiscal Situation for the First Quarter, 1982-83; State Legislation; Recommendations Affecting Higher Education of the California Commission on Industrial Innovation ( 10/1982 ) (Out of print) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 81-7  Women and Minorities in California Public Postsecondary Education: Their Employment, Classification, and Compensation, 1977-79 ( 3/1981 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 81-28  Linking Californians to Learning: Next Steps for Telecommunications in California Postsecondary Education ( 11/1981 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 79-10  Using Instructional Media Beyond Campus ( 7/1979 ) (Out of print)

  • 79-17  Director's Report, December 1979: Enhancing the State Role in Lifelong Learning; Statewide Telecommunications Plan ( 12/1979 ) (Out of print)

  • 78-17  Formal Education and Training Programs Sponsored in California by Business, Industry, Government, and the Military ( 12/1978 ) (Out of print)

Fact Sheets

  • FS/05-6  California Baccalaureate Production and Labor Market Demand ( 6/2005 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • FS/97-7  The Benefits of Education to Our Residents and to California. ( 8/1997 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • FS/96-7  College Degrees and Personal Income: Several Views. ( 12/1996 )

Issue Briefs

  • IB/97-3  Virtual Teaching and Learning in California Higher Education. ( 4/1997 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

Other Publications

  • OP/05-3  The Nexus Between Postsecondary Education and the Workforce: Next Steps ( 6/2005 ) Summary  |  Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

Working Papers

  • WP/07-1  The Nexus Between Postsecondary Education and Workforce Development: A Progress Report ( 3/2007 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • WP/07-05  The Nexus Between Workforce Development and Postsecondary Education – A Research Update ( 6/2007 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • WP/06-4  The Nexus Between Postsecondary Education and Workforce Development: Status Report for Second Policy Brief ( 9/2006 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • WP/05-2  A Historical and Contextual Look at Education and Workforce Development ( 9/2005 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • WP/05-3  Developing a System to Compare Degree Production with Labor Market Demand ( 9/2005 ) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • WP/05-04  A Contextual Examination of Education and Workforce Development in California ( 12/2005 ; Replaced by Report 05-13) (Out of print)

Council Reports

  • 1025  Nursing Education in California ( 7/1966 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 1015  Dental Education and Manpower ( 12/1964 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

Council Staff Reports

  • 72-08  Legal Manpower Supply and Demand in California ( 12/1972 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) Full Publication  This document in is PDF format

  • 72-C  California Supply and Demand for College-Educated Manpower in Selected Occupations ( 6/1972 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 71-9  Title VI-A 1971 State Plan, Higher Education Act of 1965, Instructional Equipment and Educational TV ( 10/1971 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 70-8  1970 State Plan, Title VI-A (Equipment), Higher Education Act of 1965, Instructional Equipment and Educational Television ( 11/1970 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 68-20  Approaches to Preparing Prospective College Teachers: Summary and Recommendations ( 12/1968 ) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 66-9  Nursing Education in California ( 5/1966 ; Published as 1025, 7/66.) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 64-2  Report on Dental Education and Manpower ( 12/1964 ; Published as 1015, 12/64.) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)

  • 62-6  Report on Medical Education in California ( 10/1962 ; Published as 1001, 1/63.) (Published by The Coordinating Council for Higher Education) (Out of print)


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