Public Universities & Health-Related Institutions

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) provides leadership, guidance, expertise, and resources to improve the efficiency and quality of higher education in Texas. The THECB is responsible for the academic integrity of public colleges, universities, and health-related institutions serving almost 1.4 million students in Texas. The THECB provides oversight for Texas public and independent institutions of higher education to encourage and promote excellence in undergraduate and graduate education degree programs available for Texas students. Duties of the THECB include, but are not limited to:

College and Career Readiness Standards

Texas Success Initiative & Developmental Education

Academic Program Development and Modifications

Academic Program Reviews

Research Funding

Uniform Admissions

Emergency Aid Network

Transfer Resources

Other Institutional Resources