The U.S. Department of Education encourages colleges and accreditors to move forward on competency-based education programs that don't rely on the credit hour.
California lawmaker wants MOOCs and other online providers to help meet student demand, and will encourage -- and some fear force -- public colleges to accept those credits.
Higher Learning Commission puts "public good" into regional accreditation while considering probation of the University of Phoenix. Will more for-profits stumble?
Higher education's most powerful association throws its weight behind "disruptions" to the industry. Can the establishment help lead the revolution?
For-profit university's accreditation troubles deepen with probation recommendation based on alleged lack of autonomy from its corporate parent.
Wisconsin heats up as a for-profit regulation battleground, as its largest city turns against sector amid controversial Everest College campus's collapse.
The U.S. Veterans Administration and the National Student Clearinghouse team up to track graduation rates.
Research backs reformers' criticism of remedial placement exams, but colleges rely heavily on them, a new study finds.
Complete College America enlists other groups in spelling out its call for immediate and fundamental changes to remedial education.
New website creates digital badges for veterans, aiming to recognize military skills and training. Will it be the first badging experiment to catch on?
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