The Alabama Commission on Higher Education (ACHE) is the coordinating board for higher education in the State of Alabama. These web pages will provide detailed information on the activities of the Commission and on a wide range of educational topics and issues.

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Gov. Kay Ivey signing HB 261
HB261 was signed into law by Gov. Kay Ivey on April 19, 2018. The loan repayment program will provide financial relief to math and science teachers in underserved areas who are saddled with student loans.
Looking on in the Old House Chamber are Jay Love (Business Education Alliance), Dr. Jim Purcell (ACHE Executive Director), Margaret Gunter (ACHE Director of Governmental Affairs) and Rep. Joe Lovvorn (bill sponsor).


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