Community college in N.C. plans to evaluate "soft skills" and issue workplace readiness certificates for students who get passing marks.
Nonprofit colleges are moving into for-profits' turf online, study finds, sparking new competition based on price and brand.
Mark Heinrich will be the seventh person in six years to take over the chancellorship of the Alabama Community College System, which has been reeling since scandal sparked a federal investigation in 2006.
North Carolina's community colleges go big on curriculum tweaks for green jobs training, showing what a strong system office can do.
GOP's party platform calls out colleges for political and scientific bias, as well as out of control tuition hikes. It also takes a hard line on immigration and affirmative action.
With job training in mind, Pennsylvania's regional public universities go big on offering credit for prior learning and stackable credentials.
Senator Harkin's two-year investigation of for-profit higher education ends, but the policy battle is far from over. What comes next?
Large numbers of students transfer to community colleges from four-year institutions, study finds. While most never return, the "reverse transfer" path can work for students.
The manufacturing industry's alternative credentialing system goes forward, but leans on new higher education partners. The stackable credentials are a promising blend of competency and academics.
City College of San Francisco's accreditation is in limbo. Shutting down probably isn't a possibility, but the college is in a deep hole. What went wrong?
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