Job growth in Tennessee is expected to reach 0.9 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 1.7 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, El Paso Community College and South Texas College reported receiving the most federal financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.
Jeremy Pruitt, head football coach at the University of Tennessee, earned $3.85 million in 2018, making Pruitt the highest-paid public employee in Tennessee last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for Tennessee arts agencies are projected to reach $8 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to $1.18 per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Lone Star College System and El Paso Community College reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Texas schools.