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MASTER PLAN FOR HIGHER EDUCATION IN CALIFORNIA

Available documents:

California Master Plan for Higher Education - Major Features - 2009 (pdf)

Major Features of the California Master Plan for Higher Education

California Master Plan for Higher Education in Perspective

Provost Greenwood's slide presentation to the Regents on the Master Plan [pdf file, January 19, 2005]

Provost Greenwood's presentation to the Assembly Higher Education Committee [pdf file, February 22, 2005]

Access Provisions of the California Master Plan for Higher Education [May 2004]

Letter from UC President Atkinson to UC Regents on the Master Plan, September 15, 2003 [pdf file]


2009-2010 review

2010 Joint Committee Report

Joint Committee website

President Yudof's testimony at December 7th Joint Committee hearing


1999-2004 review

The Joint Committee of the California Legislature to Develop a Master Plan for Education, Kindergarten through University, adopted recommendations in 2002 for a new Master Plan for Education, pre-school through university.

Related issue: Education doctorate


1980s reviews

The Master Plan Renewed: Unity, Equity, Quality, and Efficiency in California Postsecondary Education, Commission for the Review of the Master Plan for Higher Education, July 1987.

California Faces...California's Future: Education for Citizenship in a Multicultural Democracy, Joint Committee for the Review of the Master Plan for Higher Education, March 1989. [large 9.11 mb file in PDF format]
1970s reviews

The California Master Plan for Higher Education in the Seventies and Beyond, Report and Recommendations of the Select Committee on the Master Plan for Higher Education to Coordinating Council for Higher Education, November 1972.

Report of the Joint Committee on the Master Plan for Higher Education, September 1973.


1960 Master Plan

A Master Plan for Higher Education in California: 1960-1975 [large 2.52 mb file in PDF format, 245 pages]