Half of the state’s employees work in higher education

Just in case faculty around the state were feeling lonely as you computed your final grades…

Ralph K.M. Haurwitz of the Austin-American Statesman blog “Inside Higher Ed” turned up a report from the state auditor’s office that indicated that just over half of the state’s full-time employees were employed in higher education.

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  1. Shows where we could save taxpayers a great deal of money — after all books, libraries, videos and the internet can produce results for most students that are comparable to the high-priced medieval-style education of the “modern” university.

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