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THE WORLD : Cal State looks for ways to lower costs

May 25, 2015 - Los Angeles Times
Board and Executive Moves

California State University officials are studying ways to measure how much is saved from streamlining course offerings and providing more online classes and advising, as well as other academic initiatives, officials said.

Evaluating how to quantify savings and what tools to use is at an early stage, but officials said the work is important in learning how to drive down costs without sacrificing academic quality.

Some gains may be measured in student success -- swifter graduation, fo...