Lumina Foundation releases report chronicling college degree attainment by major cities, states and counties.
Recently in College Completion Category
March 26, 2012
March 09, 2012
New website offers consumers easy comparison of college data, including completion rates.
March 07, 2012
Excelencia in Education releases report of top 25 institutions graduating Latino students with postsecondary certificates and degrees.
February 28, 2012
New report from the National Student Clearinghouse Center finds one-third of college students transfer within five years before earning a degree.
February 24, 2012
New U.S. Census reports show 30.4 percent of Americans over age 25 have at least a bachelor's degree.
February 23, 2012
New study highlights employment challenges for for-profit college graduates compared with counterparts from other higher education institutions.
February 22, 2012
New paper from the Center for College Affordability and Productivity offers updated view of William Bennett's hypothesis about the link between increased financial aid and rising tuition costs.
February 02, 2012
Community colleges have their work cut out for them in closing the gap between student aspirations and results, a new report finds.
December 28, 2011
Looking back at the most-read College Bound posts of the year, you can see a range of issues. From policymakers to parents to educators, you were drawn to stories about applications and access, completion and jobs. So, a drum roll please.....The top 10 stories, as measured by hits on this blog, fo...
December 14, 2011
While more Americans are getting college degrees every year, the pace of progress is slower than many have hoped. A new report from the College Board shows 41.1 percent of adults ages 25 to 34 have an associate degree or higher, up from 38.1 percent in 2000. At this rate, the completion rate will ...