28 octobre 2016

Fewer grads are standing on tradition

University Business LogoSubmitted by Tim Goral. High school students have become so mindful of financial planning for college in recent years that many who are academically eligible to attend a traditional four-year college are choosing to minimize their cost by enrolling in two-year community colleges instead. More...

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State universities make plans to handle potential strike

University Business LogoSubmitted by Tim Goral. With the threat of a potential strike looming over students in the Pennsylvania’s public universities, many have questioned what would happen if negotiations continue to stall and a strike does occur. More...

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A major Chinese education company has been buying access to US college admissions officers

University Business LogoSubmitted by Tim Goral. A major Chinese education company has paid thousands of dollars in perks or cash to admissions officers at top U.S. universities to help students apply to American schools. More...

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California's new playbook for online education

University Business LogoSubmitted by Tim Goral. Among the dismal track records for statewide online higher education initiatives, California’s is unquestionably the worst. It started in 1997 when California Virtual University was established by UC, CSU, the California Community College system, and independent colleges as a clearinghouse for existing online course offerings. More...

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