A letter of support was submitted on May 16, 2018.
Whereas, AB 2621 (Medina, as of April 10, 2018), would require the Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) to conduct a study on the feasibility of creating an exclusively online California community college and report its findings to the Legislature on or before July, 1 2019; and
Whereas, Statewide faculty groups, including the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges, the Faculty Association for California Community Colleges, and the bargaining units for the faculty of the California community colleges, have expressed concerns regarding the cost, accreditation in regard to student financial aid access, and feasibility of the creation of a fully online community college in California;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges support AB
2621 (Medina, as of April, 10 2018) and communicate that support to the legislature and other constituents as appropriate.
1. AB 2621 (Medina, as of April 10, 2018) https://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billTextClient.xhtml?bill_id=2…