Advocate and Research
Core to TICUA’s mission is to advocate on behalf of its member institutions and to conduct research that demonstrates the value and importance of independent higher education in Tennessee. The primary audiences of TICUA’s advocacy efforts are state and federal government bodies and those with statewide interest in higher education policy.
Timely information about legislative activity to keep campus officials abreast of higher education policy issues being addressed at the Tennessee General Assembly.
Research is a key function of the association. The page provides data collection instructions and templates