20 December

DeVos Outlines a Vision for Higher Education

Chronicle of Higher Education By Eric Kelderman  Education Secretary Betsy DeVos laid out her clearest positive vision for higher education on Wednesday, calling for a fundamental re-examination of how colleges …

20 December

US college completion rate climbs to 58%

Education Dive Dive Brief: Student completion rates are up at two- and four-year U.S. colleges, regardless of gender, race and ethnicity, or age, according to a new report by the National Student …

14 December

New Call for Standardizing Job Placement Rates

Inside Higher Ed The federal government, states and accreditors should standardize how they calculate job placement numbers for higher ed programs, according to a new report from the Institute for College Access …

27 November

Can For-Profit Colleges Rebound?

Education Next This year’s meeting of the for-profit higher-education industry’s principal membership association was held at Walt Disney World—which, for the 1,000 people who attended, might have seemed the second most magical …