College Planning & Management

MAY 2013

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BUILDING A BETTER CAMPUS language instruction, continuing education, professional development, contract services, vocational education, worker retraining, and upper-division collegiate programs," according to Arthur E. Levine, president of Teachers College of Columbia University in New York City. PLANNING AHEAD. Hennepin Technical College (HTC), the largest technical college in Minnesota, has developed flexible facilities which allow for future changes in curriculum delivery while meeting the current needs of subjects such as biology, microbiology, physics, chemistry, and general science classes. To ensure a high quality learning experience, HTC partners with business and industry in order for them to identify and integrate the skills they need for HTC's students to secure not only a job, but a career in their chosen fields of study. Funding Shortages Even as student enrollment and needs increase, funding is declining. According to a report from the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association, between 1984 and 2009, full-time enrollment at two- and four-year colleges increased by nearly 47 percent, to more than 10.8M students. In that time, per-student state appropriations for higher education remained relatively stable, increasing just less than five percent, after adjusting for inflation, to $6,931. Yet the 2009 level of Our innovative random orbital floor technology has now been widely copied. 1996 2013 Sorry copycats, our newest models include another 17 years of improvements. There's only one patented, ISSA award-winning, REV™ technology and our new generation models continue to outscrub the competition with swirl-free performance and more green cleaning features others can't copy. A versatile daily scrubber, REV also lets you remove old floor finish in a single pass using water only, reducing labor time by up to 90% while reducing chemical use. Join the REVolution at A Nilfisk-Advance Brand 800-850-5559 ©2013 Nilfisk-Advance 46 COLLEGE PLANNING & MANAGEMENT / MAY 2013 ™ Smart cleaning.™ WWW.PLANNING 4EDUCATION.COM

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