The Lumina Foundation announced it will give $200,000 and technical assistance to 20 cities over three years to help improve college completion rates.
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December 05, 2013
November 22, 2013
While high school seniors right now are focused on applications to get into college, the bigger issue they will eventually face is getting out. New research suggests the pathways that most likely lead to completing their academic program.
November 14, 2013
Only 40 percent of college students turn to their adviser first for academic advice and most study just 15 hours a week, a new student engagement survey finds.
November 11, 2013
One-third of high school students who took the ACT last year indicated a college major they wanted to pursue that was not deemed a good fit with their academic interests.
October 27, 2013
As high school students apply to colleges this fall, it's best to remember that just 2 percent of schools take less than 25 percent of their applicants.
September 09, 2013
A new interactive website to help high school students discover possible career and college options is launched by ACT Inc. today.
August 23, 2013
President Obama's proposal to rein in college costs by creating a new rating system, promoting innovation, and expanding student loan repayment options sparks reaction among stakeholders in higher education.
June 25, 2013
A new report provides a national profile of institutions serving Asian-American and Pacific Islander students.
June 14, 2013
Massachusetts, Colorado, and Minnesota are the states leading the country in college-degree attainment, according to a new report.
June 13, 2013
A new report reflects slight improvements in college completion, but less success among Latino and Africa-American students.