Lottery-based scholarships are popular and bring benefits, but often accompany other budget cuts and can fail to benefit students who most need funds, new report finds.
California's Democratic leaders have taken a gentler approach in push for the state's colleges to get creative with online courses, including with a $50 million award fund.
Tennessee's Republican governor, Bill Haslam, is big on accountability in higher education -- and he backs it up with state funding. He also staked his legacy to making community college tuition-free.
The messy failure of Corinthian Colleges raises questions about limitations of the Education Department's oversight of for-profit chains, and how it might tighten as other companies teeter.
Employers view for-profits and community colleges equally on job applications, a novel study finds, but what that means is in the eye of the beholder.
Community colleges ask Washington for help on a federal loan-default measure they say is snagging colleges where relatively few students borrow.
New data on the 31 million Americans who attended college but failed to earn a credential, including details about 4 million who are almost there.
The U.S. Education Department opens the door to more tests with competency-based education, which could help set a new regulatory framework.
More students are leaving higher education after their first year, according to new national numbers that are bad news for the college completion push.
Corinthian Colleges and the feds have a day to decide how to dismantle the huge for-profit, with the fate of students, employees and $1.2 billion in loans hanging in the balance.
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