State of Ohio unveils web page for college-value effort

Matt Zalaznick's picture
Thursday, October 31, 2013

The Ohio Board of Regents has added a new page to its Web site to highlight a new statewide effort led by retired Ohio State President E. Gordon Gee to improve the quality and value of Ohio's many colleges.

The site will provide update information on the initiative, as well as serve as a outlet for individuals who want to submit their own ideas on how schools can better balance cost, quality and access. Gee and Regents Chancellor John Carey will review the recommendations.

“Dr. Gee and I will be looking at how our institutions of higher education can achieve higher quality while maintaining value, which we hope will result in less student debt, higher graduation rates, and more skilled workers ready to fill Ohio’s jobs," Carey said in a written statement.

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