A new report finds a "startling discovery" that 88 percent of high school graduates go to a two- or four-year college by age 26.
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September 29, 2014
August 07, 2014
A new study finds high school preparation and finances are key factors in college completion, dispelling notion that selectivity of a school is an advantage.
July 29, 2014
Nearly 31 million Americans have "some college" but no degree in the past 20 years, according to a new report from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.
June 20, 2014
A new documentary chronicles the race for prestige that has turned colleges into businesses that critics say are more focused on enrollment than student success.
April 08, 2014
Results from a new Next America Poll finds Americans' views about the necessity of a four-year degree has been slipping.
March 10, 2014
A Gallup Education and Inside Higher Ed poll finds that just 13 percent of college leaders think the government has a good chance of collecting data on student outcomes and careers accurately.
February 12, 2014
A new report from the Pew Research Center shows a growing gap in wages between young adults with college degrees and those with only a high school diploma.
November 08, 2013
A new College Board/National Journal poll finds blacks, Asians, and Hispanics in the United States are considerably more optimistic than whites about the value of earning a college degree.
October 07, 2013
The income advantage of going to college is slipping, but the new trends report from College Board outlines the benefits of higher education in pay and lifestyle.
September 17, 2013
New list of starting and mid-career earnings are released in 2013-14 Payscale College Salary Report.