19 janvier 2019

Combien coûte une formation universitaire (et par extension celle des étudiants étrangers) ?

http://blog.educpros.fr/julien-gossa/files/2018/01/cropped-JulienGossa.jpgBlog Educpros de Julien Gossa. Le 19 novembre 2018, le Premier Ministre Edouard Philippe a présenté la stratégie nationale d’attractivité des étudiants internationaux baptisée “Bienvenue en France”. Un de ses piliers est l’augmentation des frais d’inscription pour les étudiants étrangers extra-communautaires. Malgré la surprise de la communauté universitaire, il s’agit d’une très ancienne revendication de la Conférence des Présidents d’Université (voir p. 37 et 42 des actes du colloque CPU 2001). Plus...

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05 janvier 2019

Education must meet the needs of a flexible, versatile workforce

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. College costs too much. In both time and money, a four-year residential degree has rapidly become unaffordable for the vast majority of students, just as the bachelor’s degree has become a requirement for entry-level jobs. More...

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20 décembre 2018

New online tool projects total costs of attending each public S.C. university

University Business Magazine logoA new tool from the state’s higher education oversight agency aims to give students a glimpse of just how much it actually costs to attend classes, buy books and live on campus at any of South Carolina’s four-year public universities. More...

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19 décembre 2018

Commission creep: ELT sector concerns rise over agent costs

By Amy Baker. Several stakeholders representing English language teaching businesses have voiced concerns that the rates of commission that education agents are charging is rising to a point that is becoming unsustainable for schools to pay and remain profitable. More...

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18 décembre 2018

After food, housing and financial aid, how much do S.C. colleges really cost?

University Business Magazine logo After tuition, students have to pay for housing, food and books. But all of those costs can be offset with financial aid. After all the numbers are added up, the actual cost of attending school can be much different than it looked at first. More...

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Study: College costs are worth attending an institution

University Business Magazine logoAfter students graduate from high school, most parents encourage them to continue their education at a trade school or a university or to enter the workforce. Attending college can be expensive, but local college officials said the cost is worth it. More...

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17 décembre 2018

Well, Yeah...

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. I was surprised to see the headline “Why Teaching Engineering Costs More than Teaching English,” but not because the content was surprising. I was surprised that it was news. More...

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16 décembre 2018

Why Teaching Engineering Costs More Than Teaching English

HomeBy Marjorie Valbrun. A working paper released Monday by the National Bureau of Economic Research states that teaching costs at higher ed institutions across the country varied widely across academic fields and were generally higher in fields where graduates earn more money. More...

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12 décembre 2018

New Data Suggests the High Costs of Education is Hurting Families

New Data Suggests the High Costs of Education is Hurting Families
Jonathan Champagne, Canadian Alliance of Student Associations, June 9, 2014

According to this survey from the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations, "The high cost of tuition and housing is not only straining  students’ budgets, but it is also requiring major sacrifices on the part of families." This is consistent with a steady stream of reports on the impact of the cost of education. More...

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03 décembre 2018

A world leader in gene-edited babies, but at what cost?

By Guillaume Levrier. Recent claims of the world’s first gene-edited babies have sparked a strong response, to say the least. In particular, the Southern University of Science and Technology, which employs the researcher involved, He Jiankui, stated in a press release that they were not aware of his work, that it took place off campus, and that it was a case of potential scientific misconduct that would not go unaddressed. More...

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