Amends GS 116-280, as the title indicates. Requires that the institution also be accredited by a regional accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education, have established and continuously maintains a physical campus or location of operation in this state, and maintain a governing body or advisory board in this state with oversight of the institution's operations in North Carolina.
Effective July 1, 2019, and applies to the award of need-based scholarships on or after that date.
NEED-BASED SCHOLARSHIPS/VIRTUAL INSTITUTION.
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AN ACT TO ADD NONPROFIT VIRTUAL POSTSECONDARY INSTITUTIONS AS ELIGIBLE PRIVATE POSTSECONDARY INSTITUTIONS FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE NEED-BASED SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS ATTENDING PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.Intro. by Ballard.
Status: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate (Senate action) (Apr 2 2019)
Mon, 1 Apr 2019 Senate: Filed
Tue, 2 Apr 2019 Senate: Passed 1st Reading
Tue, 2 Apr 2019 Senate: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate
Bill S 435 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 1 2019 - View Summary