December 15, 2005
A report focuses on the college prospects of an underexamined group: those who’ve aged out of foster care.
December 13, 2005
Enrollment and stock growth of for-profit companies slow, but analysts say industry is still attractive to investors.
December 12, 2005
It's far from clear, at this relatively early stage, whether the Secretary of Education's Commission on the Future of Higher Education will go the legislative route to pursue whatever changes its members desire. But if the panel chooses to do so, it will almost certainly need the help of U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), the former U.S. education secretary and University of Tennessee president who heads the Senate's education subcommittee.
December 8, 2005
Low income, high performing students are plentiful enough that selective colleges should be able to admit more of them, study finds.
December 5, 2005
Despite comments that enraged many alumni, Richmond president keeps his job.
December 5, 2005
City U. of New York starts ambitious effort to deal with one of higher ed's most vexing demographic challenges.
December 1, 2005
For as long as there have been National Collegiate Athletic Association rules, there have been athletes desperate enough to compete, and colleges desperate enough to win, hunting for ways around the regulations. In no realm is the rule breaking more damaging to the integrity of higher education than in the association's academic rules, which now find themselves susceptible again.
November 30, 2005
Most students who fled New Orleans say they will return, but some colleges that admitted them temporarily are letting them stay.
November 16, 2005
The biggest campuses -- those in the 50,000 student range -- are self-conscious about their size.
West Virginia University at Parkersburg is a community and technical college offering a blend of certificate and associate programs as well as select ...
Connecticut's only four-year women's university, University of Saint Joseph encourages students to explore and expand their potential in a welcoming c...