Ups & Downs

Program Prioritization and Texas Budget

Here at ASU, we’re in the midst of a program prioritization process.  Our guidelines for this process include the following purpose, goal, and potential outcomes:

The purpose of this review is to prioritize all instructional programs in Academic Affairs. The goal is to improve the strength of our programs and thereby the stature of the instution while optimizing financial viabilty. Some programs may gain at the expense of others.  Some programs may be reduced or eliminated.  Others may be maintained at their current level of operation.

A new influence upon this process has recently appeared.