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Last Updated: 3/15/2013
Budget Issue: Caps on state-subsidized units at public colleges and universities.
Program: UC, CSU, and CCC
Finding or Recommendation: Modify Governor’s January proposal to exclude certain types of credits earned and provide additional guidance regarding waivers. Provide no special treatment for double majors. Allow two-year implementation lag.
Further Detail

Our report, The 2013-14 Budget: Analysis of the Higher Education Budget, provides detail on the Governor's unit cap proposal. Please see Places Cap on State–Supported Units for a description of the Governor's proposal and the Caps on State-Subsidized Units section for our assessment and recommendations.