NCTC raised tax rates 4 times totaling 83% since 2012
Tuition and Fees 52% since 2010
gave $998,961, (6% average) in raises in 2015
President’s raise was $57,000 (35%) to $220,000 for 2015
Meanwhile … Fall Enrollment has been declining the last
Details on NCTC Tuition and Fee Rate for Cooke County Residents
the Fall of 2010, the NCTC cost per credit hour was $46/hr.
In the Fall of 2015, NCTC raised the
cost per credit hour to $70/hr.
The $70 does not include the $10 per credit hour late fee if a
student registers and pays the week before school starts.
Source: NCTC filings with Texas Association of Community College
www.tacc.org, Data & Info section.
Texas Association of Community Colleges Tuition and Fee Data (In-District column)
The NCTC Board voted unanimously to raise Salaries just short of a Million Dollars, ($998,961),(6% on
average) at the June 30, 2015 meeting.
See supporting documentation below.
many Cooke County Citizen Taxpayers got a 6% raise on top of raises averaging 3% or more for the past ten years?
NCTC Administration Recommendation to Board to raise salaries 6%
NCTC Board Minutes confirming unanimous approval on page 2, item D.
The NCTC Board raised President Brent Wallace's Salary from $163,000 to $220,000
after one year as president.
See supporting employment contracts below.
Note: In just over
a year Dr. Wallace's salary essentially doubled from when he was a VP at NCTC.
NCTC President Wallace Contract 2014-2015, Salary @ $163,000, page 3, Section 3.1
NCTC President Wallace Contract 2015-2016, Salary @ $220,000, page 3, Section 3.1
NCTC Enrollemnt has dropped the past two years and NCTC Contact Hours dropped the last
three years. Why is the NCTC Board rewarding declining performance with huge raises?
See NCTC Board Fall 2015 Enrollment Report