State education policy officials include the following:
Raymund A. Paredes, Commissioner of Higher Education of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
William H. McRaven, Chancellor of the University of Texas System
Robert L. Duncan, Chancellor of Texas Tech University System
Renu Khator, Chancellor of the University of Houston System
Lee F. Jackson, Chancellor of the University of North Texas System
Brian McCall, Chancellor of the Texas State University System
State Attainment Goal: “60x30TX” – By 2030, at least 60% of Texans ages 25-34 will have a certificate or degree. Learn more about how states can “Set An Attainment Goal.” Also, find out more about Texas’s attainment goal and see other states’ attainment goals.
The University of Texas Permian Basin will offer five STEM degrees for $10,000 without an online or community college component. The program includes a strong advising component and course completion requirements. Learn more about how states Develop Lower-Cost Pathways to Degrees.