- 35 states cut higher education budgets in 2010
- 31 states report they will cut higher education budgets again in 2011
- VA cut $105 million from community colleges since 2008 - while enrollment increased by 26,000 students
- CA cut 8% across the board and 140,000 students were turned away
- NY community colleges had a waiting list
- 2010 - College of Southern Nevada turned away 5,000 students
- College of Southern Nevada has a waiting list for ever biology, physical science and math class
President Obama says we will have more graduates than any other country yet they continue to attack institutions that can deliver on that promise. It is time to work together - for profit and non-profits to serve our high school graduates.