FREDERICK, Md. - Frederick Community College has approved a $47.7 million budget that includes tuition increases and employee pay raises.
The Frederick News-Post ( http://tinyurl.com/7mk265x) reports that the board of trustees passed the fiscal 2013 budget Wednesday. It includes increasing the tuition for in-country students from $106 to $109 per credit hour. It also features a salary step-increase for employees and a 2 percent cost-of-living adjustment.
The operating budget includes funding for four new full-time faculty members and two part-time clinical coordinator positions. The new faculty will teach human services, English, math and heating, ventilation and air-conditioning.
Information from: The Frederick (Md.) News-Post, http://www.fredericknewspost.com
(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)