In Austin Texas, college learners would entirely be gotten a break or the ability of planning ahead in terms of balancing their educational expenses because under the bill that been recently approved by the Texas Senate last Monday that it limits the tuition and its fee expenses that usually increases in state largest universities for about 5% per year. Aside of that, the bill also provide implementation to the schools in order to establish programs that allows the freshmen to lock on their tuition rates and even pay the same amount for about four years. Some learners who knows about this bill stated that its an outright freezes but on the point of view of Kennet Fomuning who is the student government president in University of Houston stated that this bill of limiting the tuition increase for about five percent is quite great because its already quite beneficial to the learners even if most learners prefer to have a zero percent increase bill.
This bill will take effect on the 2010-2011. More learners and parents are very much glad to this bill because at some point it lessen up their educational expenses and it could be a good venue that there will be more young individuals who will be pursuing a college education or career education even in the middle of economic recession. This year, the legislators have already begun the session in determining to rein for college costs. The state Sen. Judith Zaffirni D-Laredo have already written a bill that been approved last Monday about the combination of various proposals that been submitted by their lawmakers. Their version is quite far for complication than compared to other proposals but at the same time, it provides the educational learning institutes flexibility of it still continuing their educational business. Zaffirni who is the chairwoman of this Senate Higher Education Subcommittee stated of hoping that the bill will provide pressure for the Legislature to spend more time towards higher education.
In that manner, it provide relief for the learners together with their families about the education of their children while recognizing the responsibility that been shared by the Legislature and Higher Education Marketing and institutions in keeping the college education and some career educational learning skilled courses affordable without sacrificing its educational excellence.