Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. panel wants performance funding for colleges http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-panel-wants-performance-funding-colleges <p>A task force is recommending that funding for universities and community colleges in Missouri be based in part on graduation rates and other performance-based criteria.</p><p>The recommendation was presented today in Jefferson City to the state&rsquo;s<a href="http://www.dhe.mo.gov/cbhe/"> Coordinating Board for Higher Education</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/12info/members/mem31.htm">State&nbsp;Senator&nbsp;David Pearce&nbsp;</a>(R,&nbsp;Warrensburg)&nbsp;chairs the Senate Education Committee. Thu, 08 Dec 2011 16:52:30 +0000 Marshall Griffin 2639 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. panel wants performance funding for colleges