The raise includes a 3 percent overall increase plus a 3 percent increase of the mid-point salary scale; percentages vary depending on employees' positions on the salary scale, according to Paul Haberlein, vice president of finance.
The increases were approved, but the fiscal 2008 budget is yet to receive final approval.
Tuition rates for fiscal 2008 will be increased by $1 per credit hour; the current cost per credit hour for in-county residents is $95; out-of-county residents, $177; and out-of-state residents, $207, according to Haberlein
The salary and tuition increases were approved at the last meeting of the ACM
Board of Trustees.