Texas’ Higher Education Policy: ‘Save Money. Live Better.’

Here are some links to articles and debates regarding Texas Governor Rick Perry’s higher education policy, which some critics have called the Wal-Martization of the university:

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Wages an Assault on State’s University Establishment – Washington Post

Texas Could Offer a Stripped-Down Degree for Just $10,000, Commissioner Says – Chronicle of Higher Education

Rick Perry’s Plan: $10,000 for a B.A. – New York Times This debate is particularly rich, as it presents twelve different viewpoints in a crisp format.

This entry was posted in Future of the University. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>