Blue Ridge Community and Technology College will have to absorb a 4 percent reduction in funding, Pete Checkovich, president of BRCTC, said Tuesday in a telephone interview.
"We might have to cut back services for students, and tuitions and fees might have to go up next year," he
said the cut would amount to about $186,000.
"That might not sound like a lot, but this is the third or fourth year we've been cut," he
"I understand there has to be a No. 9, but make it respectable," Checkovich
"We're not even close."
already has his
staff researching where budget cuts might be made.
They will be working on a plan to address the cuts this week, he
"The cut was not a surprise, although the 4 percent was," Checkovich