02 août 2017

Cost isn't the only barrier to college

University Business LogoFor some high school students, setting foot on a college campus after graduation seems as likely as sprouting wings and flying to the moon. More...

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01 août 2017

The cost of borrowing for college is about to go up

University Business LogoStudents who need to borrow from the federal government to pay for college this fall will get hit with significantly higher interest rates. And the financial burden on lower-income students could increase even more if Congress approves President Donald Trump's plan to eliminate subsidized student loans. More...

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30 juillet 2017

Counting the costs of lost opportunity in Australian education

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "mitchellinstitute.org.au"There are huge costs associated with educational disadvantage in Australia. This report finds one in eight Australians will never attain a Year 12 qualification, and some of these people make up the one in eight Australians who will be disengaged from the workforce for most of their lives. More...

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24 juillet 2017

Where Jeff Selingo Is Wrong About College Costs

By Joshua Kim. ...rather than always looking at the revenue side of the ledger by figuring out how to attract more students with marketing gimmicks and constant discounting, colleges should start studying the expense side as well for ways to lower their costs. More...

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23 juillet 2017

Isolating 'Costs' Doesn't Help

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. Per student funding for higher ed has declined by 18% nationally on an inflation adjusted basis as compared to pre-recession levels. In Arizona, where the legislature seems dedicated to a program of zeroing-out state funding to higher ed, and Illinois where an ongoing political struggle has left the state budget-less, the declines are over 50%. More...

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Tech and Costs

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14 juillet 2017

Graduate School Price Increases Slow Down

HomeBy Paul Fain. Prices for graduate and professional programs of study have risen in all sectors in recent years, except for the relatively small for-profit one, according to a new report from the Urban Institute and AccessLex Institute. More...

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13 juillet 2017

Indirect Costs Back in the Crosshairs

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Lawmakers show renewed interest in examining how reimbursements for federally funded research are made to universities but don't yet endorse dramatically lower flat rate outlined in Trump budget. More...

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09 juillet 2017

3 Costs Online Education Saves Students

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. When I went back to college as a bill-paying, responsible and supportive member of a family, I became aware of financial considerations I hadn’t paid much attention to as a teenager. I knew enrolling in an online bachelor’s program would require me to pay different fees than a traditional college would, but I couldn’t attend school on a physical campus given my status as a stay-at-home father. More...

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Le coût des études, un critère de choix pour 50 % des jeunes

Alors que les résultats officiels du baccalauréat 2017 s'apprêtent à être divulgués, mercredi 5 juillet, une étude réalisée par la plateforme Wizbii dévoile que près de 50 % des jeunes choisissent leur future formation en fonction de son coût. Plus...

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