Author’s calculations based on data from the Michigan
Community College Network web site, (accessible on the Internet at
http://www.michigancc.net/s_d/reports/edd/feeag.pdf) and the Mackinac Center
for Public Policy study Advancing Civil Society: A State Budget to Strengthen
Michigan Culture, Second Edition," April, 1996, p. 29.
See Chodorov, Frank. "Why Free Schools are Not Free" and
"Private Schools: The Solution to America’s Educational Problem," in "Figurative
Essays: Selected Writings of Frank Chodorov," Indianapolis: Liberty Press, 1980;
Lieberman, Myron. "Beyond Education," New York: Praeger, 1986; Lieberman, Myron.
"Public Education: An Autopsy," Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press,
1993; Richman, Sheldon. "Separating School and State," Fairfax, Va.: Future of
Freedom Foundation, 1994; and Sommer, John W. (editor), "The Academy in Crisis:
The Political Economy of Higher Education," New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction
Boilerplate language found in Senate Bill 1049, p. 19.
Accessible on the Internet at
Michigan Department of Career Development, "At-Risk
Student Success Program: Grant Expenditures and Program Summaries, January,
2002. The enrollment figures are found at http://www.michigancc.net/s_d/reports/trends/fe01.pdf, and is put out by
the Michigan Community College Network.
Author’s calculations are based on three documents: The
At-Risk Student Success Program report, referenced immediately above, and
Michigan Community College Network, "Total Year-End Enrollments by Community
College 1999-2000 and 2000-2001." Accessible on the Internet at
Telephone interview of Rhonda Burke, Michigan Department
of Career Development, by Mackinac Center for Public Policy Research Assistant
James Hohman, Nov. 8, 2002.
At-Risk Student Success Program report, January, 2002,
no page number is given.