23 octobre 2015

Report Details High Cost of Bullying in an Academic Department

http://chronicle.com/img/photos/biz/Ticker%20revised%20round%2045.gifBy . The University of Massachusetts at Amherst has spent about $78,000 on outside advisers to deal with accusations of bullying in its chemical-engineering department, yet some faculty members there see the conflict as far from resolved, according to The Boston Globe. More...

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21 octobre 2015

Prepare for the Hidden Costs of Earning a Degree Overseas

By . For U.S. students, several flights home each semester can add up after four years at an overseas university. More...

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20 octobre 2015

£10,000 extra a year – the reward of a degree from a top university

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Report claims Oxbridge graduates will earn this much more annually than those with degrees from most universities – while many with a top apprenticeship can also earn more than those with a university education. More...

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Which country is the cheapest to study in?

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQPxnNUZkzq1IINmqwJMRe0Mx9jmcJPvZ89WaflkoXFnHo0R2jfVuceEAwwBy . With British students soon to decide which universities they want to study at, The Telegraph looks at the cheapest countries for overseas study. More...

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How much does university really cost?

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQPxnNUZkzq1IINmqwJMRe0Mx9jmcJPvZ89WaflkoXFnHo0R2jfVuceEAwwBy . With a new term underway we look at just how expensive university can be with all the different fees associated to further education. More...

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19 octobre 2015

Graduate education is a mess. Shouldn’t universities fix it?

The ConversationBy . Colleges and universities in the United States remain among the most prestigious institutions of higher education in the world. But, concerned about rising costs and the job prospects of young men and women with undergraduate degrees, Americans these days tend to view education as more of a business proposition. More...

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18 octobre 2015

Second Gallup-Purdue Index asks: Is college worth the cost?

University Business Magazine logoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. The second national Gallup-Purdue Index identified stark differences in graduates of public, private and for-profit colleges when asked if their degree was worth the cost and raised questions across all institutions about the value of a college degree. More...

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04 octobre 2015

What makes college worth it?

eCampus NewsBy . Only 50 percent of 60,000 college alumni participating in a national survey said they “strongly agree” their university education was worth the cost. More...

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03 octobre 2015

Does Divestment Cost?

HomeBy Kellie Woodhouse. Central in the debate about divesting endowments from fossil fuels is not only climate change, but the question of whether such a move could hurt colleges financially. Read more...

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02 octobre 2015

Just Half of Graduates Strongly Agree Their College Education Was Worth the Cost

By Goldie Blumenstyk. Only half of 30,000 college alumni polled for the Gallup-Purdue Index strongly agreed that their higher education was worth the cost, according to the results of the second annual national survey, being published on Tuesday. More...

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