General Correspondence

July 14, 2022
THECB awards $15 million through TRUE Grant Program

THECB awards $15 in TRUE Grant funding to higher education institutions and economic development organizations. The program was established to support the creation, expansion, or redesign of workforce education and training programs in high-demand occupations.

By Communications
April 8, 2022
THECB awards $4.8 million to higher ed institutions for internship and apprenticeship programs

 

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) has awarded $4.8 million in grant funding to 23 Texas higher education institutions.

By Communications
January 28, 2022
THECB approves new state strategic plan for higher education
January 25, 2022
THECB awards $26.2 million to higher ed institutions to help Texans access career opportunities
December 16, 2021
Commissioner Keller Delivers State of Higher Education Address

State of Higher Education address highlights 2021 Leadership Conference.

By Communications
December 7, 2021
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Announces Star Award Recipients
By Communications
November 2, 2021
THECB Awards $26 Million to Two-Year Institutions Across Texas 11/02/21
By Communications Division
September 1, 2021
THECB Marks One-Year Anniversary of State's Online Collection of Free Higher Ed Resources, OERTX

OERTX, the state’s digital repository of open educational resources (OER), celebrated its one-year anniversary with sessions and workshops during the week of October 11-15.

By Communications
March 4, 2021
Open Texas 2021 Virtual Open Education Conference Media Release

This media release announces Open Texas 2021 statewide education conference March 11-12, organized by the THECB, the Digital Higher Education Consortium of Texas, and Texas Digital Library.

By Communications, External Relations
March 4, 2021
THECB Awards $9.3M in Second Round of Texas Reskilling Grants Media Release

This media release announces the THECB has awarded $9.3 million to Texas higher education institutions as part of the second round of awards under the Texas Reskilling Support Fund Grant Program.

By Communications, External Relations
February 24, 2021
CBM Reporting Memo - Nonresident Distance Education - February 24, 2021

CBM Reporting Memo - Expiration of Reporting Modifications for Nonresident Distance Education Courses for Formula Funding - February 24, 2021.

By Educational Data Center
January 28, 2021
Texas OnCourse Media Release

This media release is to announce Texas OnCourse, a statewide initiative to improve college and career readiness, has transferred from The University of Texas at Austin to the Coordinating Board as it launches its first postsecondary training offerings.

By Communications, External Relations
January 27, 2021
Texas Reskilling Grants Deadline Extended Media Release

This media release announces the THECB has extended the deadline for the second round of the Texas Reskilling Support Grant Program to February 1, 2021.

By Communications, External Relations
December 18, 2020
THECB Awards $18.1 million in Texas Reskilling Grants

This media release announces that THECB awards $18.1 million in Texas Reskilling Grants to higher education institutions as agency opens second-round applications.

By Communications, External Relations
November 19, 2020
Higher Education is Key to Texas' Economic Recovery Media Release

This media release announces Commissioner Keller: Higher Education is Key to Texas’ Economic Recovery.

By External Relations
November 18, 2020
Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative Submits Report to Governor Abbott

This media release announces that the Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative, a joint endeavor among the Commissioners of the Texas Education Agency (TEA), the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB), and the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), today released its latest report to Gov. Greg Abbott.

By External Relations
November 9, 2020
THECB Highlights Benefits of Digital Learning Media Release

This media release announces as part of National Distance Learning Week (NDLW), the THECB joins the United States Distance Learning Association to highlight the success of digital learning.

By External Relations
October 29, 2020
TX Taps Artificial Intelligence to Expand Access for Low-Income and First-Generation Students

This media release announces that a new statewide chatbot, developed in partnership with AdmitHub, provides personalized guidance to help students navigate COVID-19 impact on college access and student success. 

By External Relations
October 27, 2020
Request for Applications for the Open Educational Resources Grants Media Release

This media release announces the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's Request for Applications (RFA) for the Open Educational Resources (OER) Course Development and Implementation Grant Program, supported by a portion of the $175 million allocation to the THECB from the Governor's Emergency Educational Relief (GEER) Fund. 

By External Relations
September 28, 2020
THECB 2020 Almanac Media Release

This media release announces the agency's launch of its 10th annual Texas Public Higher Education Almanac.

By External Relations