Taking Stock of Outcomes-Based Funding
Oct. 2, 2017
Author(s): Neal Holly, Mary Fulton
Organization(s): Postsecondary and Workforce Development Institute, Education Commission of the States
Concerned with low on-time graduation rates, some state lawmakers are turning to outcomes-based funding as one policy approach to support postsecondary degree attainment and workforce goals. This report from the Education Commission of the States defines and explores outcomes-based funding, and provides summary information on 2016 and 2017 legislative activities.