28 juin 2018

Why is undergraduate college enrollment declining?

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Undergrad enrollment in the U.S. is down for the sixth straight year. Women enrolling in higher education saved colleges in the 1980s. So who can save colleges today. More...

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Types of safety resources at U.S. colleges

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Safety concerns are often front of mind for parents whose children plan to leave home to study at a U.S. university. More...

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Colleges offer mixed reactions on proposed PROSPER Act

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A proposed bill in Congress is generating a lot of discussion among the higher education community, including here in the north country. More...

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University of Memphis to offer free tuition to fallen service members' children, spouses

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Next year, the University of Memphis in Tennessee will help cover the tuition of children and spouses of fallen service members. More...

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New federal policy would hike student spacecraft costs

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There are only a handful of astronauts, but every year thousands of high school and college students get to visit space vicariously, by launching their own satellites. Students design, build and test each one, and then work with space industry professionals to get them loaded on rockets and launched into orbit. More...

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Re-examining developmental education

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State community college systems and their two-year colleges have spent the 2010s re-examining and redesigning decades-old developmental education tracks to ensure students get what they need — and only what they need — with an eye toward moving them more quickly into college-level courses and, eventually, the degree or certificate they want. More...

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Higher ed funding model to focus on residents

University Business Magazine logoMarshall University is poised to gain more state appropriations under the proposed new West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission funding model, while the state's flagship university would receive less. More...

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Western Illinois University offering stage combat minor

University Business Magazine logoWestern Illinois University is among the first U.S. colleges to offer a minor in stage combat. 
The department of theatre and dance will begin offering the program this fall. More...

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CapTech announces partnership

University Business Magazine logoCapTech, an IT management consulting company, is pleased to announce its partnership with Scheller College of Business at Georgia Tech Business Analytics Center. As a result of its partnership, CapTech is joining other local companies as Executive Council members, in supporting programs that benefit students, industry, and the analytics community. More...

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Area adults enroll in DSCC technical courses

University Business Magazine logoWith the announcement of the TN Reconnect, many adults are realizing their dream of attaining a college certificate or degree can become a reality. With the initiative, most of these adults are enrolling in Tennessee colleges for opportunities to advance their careers. More...

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