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Jul 31, 2015
New framework for AP U.S. history has more American exceptionalism and more on the Founding Fathers, responding to critics who said first version was too leftist.

Surveys

Sept. 18, 2014: Inside Higher Ed's 2014 2014 Survey of College and University Admissions Officers explored the perspectives and opinions of campus admissions and enrollment leaders on a range of pressing issues. Download a copy of the survey report here.

The survey was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup. Inside Higher Ed regularly surveys key higher ed professionals on a range of topics.

On Oct. 8 at 2 p.m. Eastern, Inside Higher Ed will present a free webinar to discuss the results of the survey. Sign up here.

The Inside Higher Ed survey of admissions directors was made possible in part by advertising from ELS Educational Services, Jenzabar, Liaison International, and Perceptive Software.

Booklets

"Diversity in the Student Body" is a print-on-demand booklet focusing on demographic and legal issues and the strategies used by different institutions to diversify their campuses.

A copy of the the free booklet may be downloaded here.

And you may sign up here for a free webinar on the booklet's themes, to be held Tuesday, June 30, at 2 p.m. Eastern.

The booklet was made possible in part by the financial support of Pearson.

Archive

November 16, 2005
The biggest campuses -- those in the 50,000 student range -- are self-conscious about their size.
November 9, 2005
U. of Washington will give every single application a full look, from grades to socioeconomic background.
November 8, 2005
Medical schools' technical standards complicate the legal picture for the institutions and students alike.
November 3, 2005
Don’t tell that to administrators at the numerous colleges that have opened or are contemplating new ones.
November 3, 2005
U.S. Supreme Court upheld it in 2003, but state appeals court approves initiative for next year's ballots.
November 3, 2005
Students' need for remediation is a major driver of institutions' (and families') costs, and a target for policy makers.
November 2, 2005
Everyone agrees that college admissions is becoming an electronic process, but is that a good thing?
October 31, 2005
At College Board annual meeting, educators seek ways to reach new groups of potential students -- and realize it's not easy.
October 26, 2005
Applications are up and enrollments are setting records, but not for black students.
October 17, 2005

Blue Mountain College announced last week that it would admit men to all of its programs, starting in January.

The Mississippi college was founded in 1873 as a women's institution, but since 1956, it has admitted men as students if they are preparing for the ministry or are enrolled in non-degree programs. Blue Mountain is run by the Mississippi Baptist Convention.

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