TITLE

Higher Education Suffers as Tennesseans Say 'No' to New Taxes

AUTHOR(S)
Hefner, David
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Black Issues in Higher Education;8/30/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 14, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the difficulty faced by the Tennessee state government in controlling the increase in tuition fees in its public universities and colleges. Refusal of the state Legislature to increase taxes as alternate source of state funds; Decline in state appropriations to higher education; Impact of tuition fee increases on the overall undergraduate enrollment since 1997.
ACCESSION #
5139256

 

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