“The Budget Act - For MSJC this reduced funding by approximately $2,931,000. resulting in a workload reduction of 651 FTES, or approximately 217 course sections.”
“The January Trigger Cuts - For MSJC this reduced funding by an additional amount of approximately $674,000, resulting in an additional workload reduction of 157 FTES, or approximately 52 course sections.”
“The February Surprise - For MSJC this reduced funding by an additional amount of $1,680,000.”
Students will continue to lose with more sections cut and less access to educational opportunity. It would be beneficial if administrative salaries/benefits would be reduced proportionately according to revenue loss and section cuts. However, one can be assured that will never happen.
Students and taxpayers are the losers. (-269 sections gone and more to come)