ASU President Brian May said over the past eight years, ASU has given raises of just 4 percent for that entire time period.
"If I gave a 10 percent raise to everybody, I would still be behind," May
"Their insurance went up more" than the amount they received a raise for in the past eight years.
has made cuts everywhere, including his
estimated the economic impact for Frenship
at $1 million, adding high school students who take the dual-credit courses will get Carr scholarships to pay for the courses, while teachers will get $2,000 per course.
Some teachers could get a $6,000 raise, he
"You're going to throw $1 million out of your $8 million to one school district?
Regent Francis asked.
"It's over 500 students," May
"The main advantage is that they will be really in sync with our curriculum."
hopes they will consider coming to ASU
on a Carr scholarship after succeeding with the dual-credit courses in high school.
picked particular feeder schools that already had credentialed faculty, May
said, adding Frenship
already offers core college dual-credit courses to its students.