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Budget Amendments - SB30 (Floor Approved)

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ODU - Degree Awards

Item 178 #4h

Item 178 #4h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Education: Higher Education
Old Dominion University FY2019 $1,805,890 FY2020 $3,611,790 GF

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Page 170, line 37, strike "$295,858,583" and insert "$297,664,473".
Page 170, line 37, strike "$304,815,979" and insert "$308,427,769".

Page 171, after line 53, insert:
"I. 1. Out of this appropriation, $1,805,890 the first year and $3,611,790 the second year from the general fund is designated to address increased degree production in Data Science and Technology, Science and Engineering, Healthcare, and Education. 2. Degree production shall be measured for Bachelors, Masters, Doctorates and First Professional awards as follows:

a. Data Science and Technology awards shall be based on completion data contained in the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, C-16 completion report;

b. Science and Engineering awards shall be based on completion data contained in the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV), C-1 A1 completion report for the following programs Biological and Biomedical Science (26), Engineering (14) less those already counted in paragraph 2 a., Engineering Technologies (15), and Physical Sciences (42);

c. Healthcare awards shall be based on completion data contained in the SCHEV C-1 A1 completion report for the Health Professions and Related Programs (51); and

d. Education awards shall be based on completion data contained in the SCHEV C-1 A1 completion report for the Education Programs (13). 3. Old Dominion University is expected to increase:

a. Data Science and Technology awards by 7 in the first year and 15 in the second year.

b. Science and Engineering awards by 20 in the first year and 40 in the second year.

c. Healthcare awards by 20 in the first year and 40 in the second year.

d. Education awards by 15 in the first year and 30 in the second year.

e. The 2016-17 year will serve as the base year for these purposes. 4. SCHEV shall report on the progress toward these goals to the Chairman of the House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees report on the progress toward these goals annually beginning August 2019."



Explanation

(This amendment provides support to increase production of degrees in Data Science and Technology, Science and Engineering, Healthcare, and Education programs.)