Universities could soon cap Top 10% students - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/25/09

Universities could soon cap Top 10% students

AUSTIN, TX (KCBD) - Here's a story that affects Texas Tech in the classroom.

The Texas House is debating legislation that would scale back the automatic college admissions policy for students who graduate in the top 10 percent of their high school class.

Under compromise legislation being debated Monday, universities could cap the number of Texas students admitted under the program to 75-percent of the entering freshman class.

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