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From the State Board for Community & Technical Colleges:


Accelerate and Complete!

  • Minimize tuition increases - Maximize financial aid
  • Improve student retention and achievement
  • Create more full-time faculty positions for student success


Strategic Investments for the Future

  • Education more people, train more workers, fill more skills gaps, create more jobs
  • Accelerate "anytime, anywhere" learning with technology
  • Sustain faculty and staff excellence for innovation and success


Build a Workforce-Ready Washington

  • Put more people back to work faster in high-demand jobs
  • Move more students into bachelor's degree programs
  • Support capital projects to meet workforce demands


A summary of 2012 legislation can be found here.