Foreword
 
Introduction
 
State Context
 
Higher Education in South Dakota
 
Two New Processes for Policy-Driven Change
 
Changes Initiated in Higher Education
 
Conclusions
 
Endnotes
 
About the Author
 
About the National Center

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South Dakota

Developing Policy-Driven Change in Higher Education

 

By Mario C. Martinez
New Mexico State University

 

June 1999

 

The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education

CONTENTS
   
FOREWORD
   
INTRODUCTION
   
STATE CONTEXT
    Political Climate
    State Finances
   
HIGHER EDUCATION IN SOUTH DAKOTA
    Enrollement
    Tuition and Student Aid
   
TWO NEW PROCESSES FOR POLICY-DRIVEN CHANGE
    Roundtable Process
    Toward Stronger System Unification
   
CHANGES INITIATED IN HIGHER EDUCATION
    Reinvestment Through Efficiencies
    From Formula to Base-Plus Budget
    Relationships with Vocational/Technical Institutes
    Additional Changes: Enhancing Academic Quality
   
CONCLUSIONS
   
ENDNOTES
   
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
   
ABOUT THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR PUBLIC POLICY AND HIGHER EDUCATION
     

 

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