in-state college tuition

TCC

Tallahassee Community College (TCC) and Valdosta State University (VSU) are partnering to simplify student transition between the two schools.

The agreements will allow TCC students with an Associate’s degree and the required grade point average to gain admission to VSU and pay in-state tuition. VSU’s Joe Weaver says the programs are a part of his school’s effort to bring non-traditional students into the Georgia university system.

Blaise Gainey

 

   It’s still several months from the primary elections but Governor Rick Scott and former governor Charlie Crist have already begun to take shots at one another. They’ve been going back and forth lately about in-state tuition for children of undocumented immigrants.  Crist stands behind the idea, and during a luncheon at Tiger Bay Tuesday he urged the governor and Republican leaders in the legislature to do the same.

Capital Report: 03-21-2014

Mar 21, 2014

A planned expansion of the state’s school voucher program has gone spinning off the tracks to the great disappointment of the program’s backers, which included the legislative leadership . Lynn Hatter reports what was once billed as a top priority of those leaders now appears to be going nowhere.

Committees in the Florida House Senate both passed bills this week giving children of undocumented immigrants in-state college tuition. As Jessica Palombo reports, it’s been a decade since Democrats started pushing the measure, which the House approved on a two-thirds vote.