The four goals in the 60x30 Works plan are essential to the future prosperity of Texas.


Goal 1




At least 60 percent of Texans ages 25-34 will have a certificate or degree by 2030.


Goal 2


Increase completion

At least 550,000 students in 2030 will complete a certificate associate, bachelor’s, or master’s from an institution of higher education in Texas.


Goal 3


Marketable skills

All graduates from Texas public institutions of higher education will have completed programs with identified marketable skills.


Goal 4


Reduce Student Debt

Undergraduate student loan debt will not exceed 60 percent of first-year wages for graduates of Texas public institutions.