Gaps still exist between enrollment of white and low-income and minority students in advanced programs even among those qualified to succeed.
Despite showing promise for college success, one in five students do not enroll or make it to their second year of college, a new ACT report finds.
Advocacy groups plan to rally on June 5 to keep student-loan interest rates from doubling on July 1.
Young adults want more exposure in high school and college to 21st-century skills of problem-solving and collaboration, a new Gallup poll reveals.
Students who major in the STEM fields tend to have the best opportunities for employment and earnings, according to a new report.
As organizations mark 529 College Savings Day, a survey finds nearly 70 percent of Americans aren't aware of 529 Plans and their role in providing savings accounts.
High school students are taking more science and math courses now compared with 1990, according to the new Condition of Education report.
A task force on community colleges calls for changes to the way higher education is funded to promote economic diversity and support disadvantaged students.
Young adults with increasingly higher levels of education are faring better in the job market, but are racking up more debt, according to a new federal report.
College enrollment falls by 1.6 percent, while degrees granted increases by 5.1 percent in 2011-12 compared with the year before, U.S. Department of Education data reveal.