2014-15 State Budget Media Statement - January 9, 2014
MEDIA STATEMENT January 9, 2014Contact: Paul Feist
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California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice W. Harris Applauds Gov. Brown’s Proposed 2014-15 Budget, Calls It Best in Recent Memory
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice W. Harris issued the following statement today about Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed 2014-15 budget:
The California Community Colleges is the largest system of higher education in the nation. It is composed of 72 districts and 112 colleges serving 2.3 million students per year. Community colleges supply workforce training, basic skills courses in English and math, and prepare students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. The Chancellor’s Office provides leadership, advocacy and support under the direction of the Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges.