Florida Senate - 2017                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. PCS (525260) for CS for SB 2
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  02/23/2017           .                                

       The Committee on Appropriations (Galvano) recommended the
    1         Senate Amendment 
    3         Delete lines 62 - 72
    4  and insert:
    5         (1) The State Board of Education shall adopt the following
    6  performance-based metrics for use in awarding a Florida College
    7  System Performance-Based Incentive shall be awarded to a Florida
    8  College System institution: institutions using performance-based
    9  metrics
   10         (a) A student retention rate, as calculated by the Division
   11  of Florida Colleges;
   12         (b) A 100 percent-of-normal-time program completion and
   13  graduation rate for full-time, first-time-in-college students,
   14  as calculated by the Division of Florida Colleges using a cohort
   15  definition of “full-time” based on a student’s majority
   16  enrollment in full-time terms;
   17         (c) A continuing education or postgraduation job placement
   18  rate for workforce education programs, including workforce
   19  baccalaureate degree programs, as reported by the Florida
   20  Education and Training Placement Information Program, with wage
   21  thresholds that reflect the added value of the applicable
   22  certificate or degree. This paragraph does not apply to
   23  associate in arts degrees;
   24         (d) A graduation rate for first-time-in-college students
   25  enrolled in an associate of arts degree program who graduate
   26  with a baccalaureate degree in 4 years after initially enrolling
   27  in an associates of arts degree program; and
   28         (e) One performance-based metric on college affordability