missouri department of higher education http://kbia.org en Mo. House passes performance funding for colleges http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-passes-performance-funding-colleges <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Missouri House has passed legislation that would implement performance-based funding for public universities and community colleges.</p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:24:28 +0000 Associated Press 49543 at http://kbia.org Mo. House passes performance funding for colleges Nixon proposes changes for Missouri scholarship program http://kbia.org/post/nixon-proposes-changes-missouri-scholarship-program <p></p><p>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Jay Nixon is proposing changes to&nbsp;Missouri's&nbsp;Bright Flight college scholarship aimed at encouraging top-ranking high school students to remain in the state for college.</span></p><p>Nixon was traveling Monday to Kansas City and Kirksville to discuss possible improvements to the academic scholarship. The Democratic governor told higher education officials in October that he would propose new resources for financial aid and scholarship programs.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 23:24:37 +0000 Associated Press 44346 at http://kbia.org Nixon proposes changes for Missouri scholarship program Missouri receives grant to hand out more college degrees http://kbia.org/post/missouri-receives-grant-hand-out-more-college-degrees <p>Missouri's department of higher education has received a $500,000 grant from the Lumina Foundation to increase the number of Missourians who receive an associate degree.</p><p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 23:19:59 +0000 Charles Minshew 22753 at http://kbia.org Missouri receives grant to hand out more college degrees Mo institutions involved in international educational outcomes http://kbia.org/post/mo-institutions-involved-international-educational-outcomes <p>A handful of Missouri colleges and universities are playing a key role in a global effort to assess educational outcomes of students across international boundaries. Tue, 03 Jan 2012 20:57:36 +0000 Janet Saidi 6373 at http://kbia.org Mo institutions involved in international educational outcomes