public colleges http://kbia.org en Mo. panel to release higher ed funding proposal http://kbia.org/post/mo-panel-release-higher-ed-funding-proposal <p>A Missouri legislative committee is creating a new funding model for the state's public colleges and universities.</p><p>The Joint Committee on Education plans to release a detailed draft Monday at the state Capitol. The panel will accept public comment on the proposal until Feb. 11.</p><p>A recently approved state law requires development of a higher education funding formula similar to the one used for public school districts. Missouri now bases funding for colleges and universities largely on how much they've received in past years and how much money is available.</p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:25:31 +0000 Associated Press 28295 at http://kbia.org Mo. panel to release higher ed funding proposal