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Dual Credit Education Programs in Texas


The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has partnered with the American Institutes for Research (AIR) to conduct a study on dual credit education in Texas.  The goal of this research is to provide information on the landscape of dual credit education in Texas and offer recommendations for policy and practice.  

Student Financial Aid in Texas


The “Report on Student Financial Aid in Texas Higher Education” was submitted to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board in fall 2018.

Career Readiness Handbook


This handbook is designed to help students develop a career path and consider their future employment possibilities as they move through postsecondary education.  Topics include the type of careers that exist and the skills needed for them, the steps you should take to find a satisfying career, and how students can leverage curricular and co-curricular activities into marketable skills.

60x30TX 2018 Progress Report


The 2018 Progress Report is the third to be issued since 60x30TX was adopted. In addition to providing progress data, it also highlights activities and initiatives that support the plan’s strategies.

Developmental Education - Updates and Progress


This report provides an update on interventions that support college readiness for underprepared students, including high school college preparatory courses as a way to help students achieve college readiness prior to higher education enrollment. The report also includes recommendations to help ensure Texas’s vision for developmental education is realized.

Managing the Expansion of Graduate Education in Texas


This study assesses Texas’s need to expand graduate degree production. It does so by looking at evidence from labor market data, comparisons with other states, and discussions with institution and system leaders.

The Tri-Agency Report to the Office of the Governor


This joint report from the Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative, spearheaded by the Commissioners of the Texas Education Agency (TEA), the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB), and the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), examines the links between education and industry. It also provides recommendations to ensure Texas’s economic prosperity.