Topic: Public Opinion

Perceptions About the Financing of California’s Public University Systems: Opinion Research with Key Stakeholders, Engaged Voters, and Students

October 17, 2017

Download California is in the grip of a paradox – a college education has never been more important to have, but has never felt harder to get. With more qualified students than ever seeking a constrained number of seats, many students and their families worry that the opportunity that higher education offers will elude them….

Summary of Focus Group Research: Views on Higher Education and Higher Education Finance in California

January 9, 2017

View Resource This qualitative research project was designed to explore overall views towards higher education in California, with a focus on how voters understand higher education financing and budgeting facts and issues, as well as how they react to specific message statements framing the challenge. David Binder Research designed the research project, conducted focus groups,…