Michigan's community colleges have found success in tapping an unusual funding mechanism to partner with local employers to train new employees.
Two-week boot camp to help veterans make the transition to college is spreading at selective institutions.
Governor wants to allow community colleges to offer bachelor's degrees. He also seeks some state aid for two-year students, who have been frozen out of program since 2009.
Going to college exclusively full time isn't the best way for adult students who are returning to college to earn an associate degree, new data show.
A study of 4.5 million non-first-time students found that only one-third have earned a degree after six to eight years.
New data on the labor-market returns of short-term certificates show both the value and pitfalls of using earnings data as a yardstick in higher education.
A new shade on lead generation includes assessments, online courses and mentors to help ensure that students can succeed once they enroll.
New companies try to bridge disconnect between employers and community colleges, with job guarantees and digital badging as part of their pitches.
Mount St. Mary's still has high hopes for Portmont College, a new online subsidiary, after partner foundation goes belly-up.
Adult students aren't using College Scorecard and other consumer websites as they consider college, and they aren't interested in performance metrics like graduation rates and debt levels.
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