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Community College Funding

Distribution of Funding Sources
for Community College General Operating Funds
for 1998-99 by State

State

Federal*

State

Local

Tuition & Fees

Other**

TOTAL

AVERAGE
(All States)

5.2%

47.8%

14.7%

24.5%

7.8%

100.0%

AK

0.6%

44.4%

16.9%

15.2%

22.9%

100.0%

AL

22.0%

47.2%

9.7%

21.0%

0.0%

100.0%

AR

0.0%

71.0%

3.0%

22.0%

4.0%

100.0%

AZ

1.0%

21.0%

57.0%

20.0%

1.0%

100.0%

CA

3.8%

50.9%

44.5%

0.8%

0.0%

100.0%

CO

16.0%

42.0%

1.0%

24.0%

17.0%

100.0%

CT

0.0%

71.0%

0.0%

19.0%

10.0%

100.0%

DE

5.0%

57.0%

11.0%

17.0%

10.0%

100.0%

FL

0.3%

68.5%

0.0%

23.1%

8.0%

99.8%

GA

10.0%

63.0%

14.0%

13.0%

0.0%

100.0%

HI

2.7%

61.8%

0.0%

16.8%

18.7%

100.0%

IA

3.2%

45.7%

5.9%

39.0%

6.3%

100.0%

ID

0.0%

46.2%

30.1%

17.8%

5.9%

100.0%

IL

0.1%

25.8%

43.2%

26.9%

4.0%

100.0%

IN

0.0%

62.3%

0.0%

37.7%

0.0%

100.0%

KS

2.0%

24.0%

40.0%

16.0%

18.0%

100.0%

KY

15.6%

54.2%

0.0%

17.6%

12.6%

100.0%

LA

17.0%

55.0%

0.0%

21.0%

7.0%

100.0%

MA

18.0%

42.0%

0.0%

24.0%

16.0%

100.0%

MD

0.0%

26.9%

33.4%

35.7%

3.9%

99.9%

ME

4.0%

46.0%

0.0%

22.0%

28.0%

100.0%

MI

0.3%

26.5%

25.0%

23.2%

25.0%

100.0%

MN

0.0%

62.4%

0.0%

36.5%

1.1%

100.0%

MO

2.0%

41.0%

26.0%

24.0%

7.0%

100.0%

MS

5.1%

52.3%

12.5%

18.4%

11.8%

100.0%

MT

0.0%

43.0%

23.0%

20.0%

14.0%

100.0%

NC

3.2%

75.2%

12.9%

8.2%

0.5%

100.0%

ND

0.0%

49.0%

23.0%

28.0%

0.0%

100.0%

NE

0.0%

35.0%

37.0%

21.0%

7.0%

100.0%

NH

13.0%

47.0%

0.0%

40.0%

0.0%

100.0%

NJ

0.0%

24.0%

30.0%

42.0%

4.0%

100.0%

NM

1.8%

59.6%

25.3%

13.2%

0.1%

100.0%

NV

7.8%

63.3%

0.3%

23.1%

5.6%

100.0%

NY

5.7%

29.0%

31.3%

34.0%

0.0%

100.0%

OH

2.7%

45.3%

16.7%

32.2%

3.1%

100.0%

OK

0.2%

59.7%

11.9%

19.8%

8.4%

100.0%

OR

11.5%

39.9%

19.9%

16.2%

12.5%

100.0%

PA

6.2%

35.7%

18.3%

35.7%

4.1%

100.0%

RI

0.0%

63.0%

0.0%

34.0%

3.0%

100.0%

SC

19.0%

45.0%

10.0%

24.0%

3.0%

101.0%

TN

0.6%

66.5%

0.0%

29.9%

3.0%

100.0%

TX

14.4%

37.9%

17.9%

19.9%

9.8%

99.9%

UT

0.0%

52.0%

0.0%

25.0%

23.0%

100.0%

VA

7.8%

57.7%

0.4%

30.7%

3.4%

100.0%

VT

0.3%

14.0%

0.0%

81.3%

4.4%

100.0%

WA

5.0%

59.0%

0.0%

17.0%

19.0%

100.0%

WI

4.0%

21.0%

53.0%

16.0%

 

94.0%

WV

22.0%

51.0%

0.0%

21.0%

6.0%

100.0%

WY

0.0%

63.0%

18.0%

19.0%

0.0%

100.0%

*Includes all Perkins funds.
**Includes federal financial aid and restricted funds other than Perkins.

Source:  "State Funding for Community Colleges: A 50-State Survey," Center for Community College Policy, Education Commission of the States, Denver, Colorado, November 2000.  Available at: http://www2.nea.org/he/fiscalcrisis/%A0%20http://www.communitycollegepolicy.org/pdf/CC%20Finance%20Survey.pdf