First Select Committee Hearing - August 31, 2017

Overview and Status of Higher Education in California

Assemblymember Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) convened the first hearing of the Assembly Select Committee on the Master Plan for Higher Education at the State Capitol to discuss an overview and status of higher education in California. 

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

State Capitol, Room 447



Jennifer Kuhn, Deputy Legislative Analyst, Legislative Analyst’s Office

Eloy Ortiz Oakley, Chancellor, California Community Colleges

Dr. Joseph I. Castro, President, California State University, Fresno

Janet Napolitano, President, University of California

Kristen Soares, President, Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities


Hearing Materials


LAO Testimony: Overview of Higher Education in California

LAO Report: The Master Plan at 50: Assessing California’s Vision for Higher Education

California Community Colleges - Testimony by Chancellor Oakley

California State University - Testimony by President Castro

University of California - Testimony by President Napolitano

AICCU - Testimony by President Soares