Institution types

College Capacity Grows

Federal report shows number of postsecondary institutions and number of degrees they award continuing to expand.

Being Active (Or Not) in Law School

Older students tend to spend more time preparing for class but are less likely to be involved in a co-curricular activity than are younger counterparts, annual survey of law school "engagement" finds.

Call to Arms for Private Colleges

In an address to fellow presidents about the future of higher education, MIT's leader says "our story isn’t well understood by Congress or the public."

Inflated Assessment by Phoenix?

For-profit giant releases study designed to show how much learning takes place, but were the "before" and "after" comparisons of the same group?

A National Community College?

The University of Phoenix came to dominate professional education for adults. Now its online two-year degree granting arm has grown to more than 100,000 enrollments.

The Growth of For-Profits

New Carnegie classifications reflect shifts in several sectors, including growing numbers of pre-professional programs and of community colleges with some four-year degrees.

On the List

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Colleges serving Asian-American students are now eligible for more federal grant programs.

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