This report focuses on state legislation and higher education proposals affecting institution and system governance and leadership in states for the years 2015–2016. At the heart of these actions and ongoing dialogues is:
- the value proposition of a postsecondary degree or credential, including personal and public returns on postsecondary investment;
- governance and leadership—are states structured to fulfill their goals for higher education?
- initiatives to improve affordability and increase enrollment and completion rates; and
- public funding...