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Stu Johnson

Eastern Kentucky University will apply with the state of Kentucky to make its Model Lab School a new charter school.   

EKU’s Board of Regents also took action Wednesday to freeze the university’s tuition for a year.


The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education has approved a three to five percent limit on tuition increases for the upcoming school year. 

Eku.Edu

Kentucky lawmakers are expected to consider legislation to formalize a performance-based funding structure for the state university system.  But, there remains some “angst”, as one school president said, about future funding consequences. 

Kentucky.com

University officials across Kentucky are beginning to develop tuition rates for the fall semester.  Officials with the state’s higher education governing body are also gathering figures.

 

Ky. Community College Leader Earns Six-Figures, Even After Retirement

May 9, 2014
James McNair/Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting

Michael McCall is the president of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System—and he's among the highest-paid community college administrators in the U.S.

And he'll still earn six-figures after he retires in January. 

In its latest story, the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting found that KCTCS has agreed to pay McCall $324,321 for a year after he leaves his job.  As president emeritus, he'll be expected to perform duties at the request of the next KCTCS president.