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June 19, 2014

Advocacy Group Calls for Cutting Federal Aid to College 'Dropout Factories'

A new report from the Education Trust calls for more accountability for colleges that graduate less than 15 percent of students in six years and have a large share of students who are unable to repay their loans after leaving school.

February 10, 2014

K-12 and Higher Education Often Fail to Collaborate Effectively, Survey Says

A recent survey of leaders in the K-12 and higher education shows a desire to work together to create a seamless pathway between the sectors, but finds that barriers persist.

October 13, 2012

Student Borrowers Report Lack of Loan Information

New report, "Lost without a Map: A Survey About Student Experiences Navigating the Financial Aid Process," reflects student borrowers lack of knowledge and counseling about loans.

September 29, 2012

Students Say They Want Closer Connections with College

Report from WestEd and Public Agenda finds students want to feel a closer connection with their community college from their freshman year through graduation.

September 20, 2012

Experts Discuss Proposal to Increase Access to College-Outcome Info

Higher education experts discuss merits of Right to Know Before Your Go bill proposed by Senators Ron Wyden, of Oregon, and Marco Rubio, of Florida.

August 24, 2012

Private University Experiments with 4-Year Tuition Guarantee

University of Evansville announces four-year price freeze on tuition.

June 11, 2012

Colleges Urged to Be Entrepreneurial to Improve Learning

A panel of education experts recommend entrepreneurial approaches to reforming college systems for improved learning and productivity.

June 06, 2012

Popularity of Certificate Programs Grows

Georgetown researchers release a report chronicling the growth of certificates as a higher ed. option.

June 05, 2012

Higher Education Leaders Agree to Cost Transparency

Leaders from 10 higher education systems agree to new transparency model in communicating with students after a meeting with Obama administration officials today.

May 29, 2012

More Top-Tier Colleges in Rankings Doesn't Mean Better Quality

Researchers critique value of college rankings and encourage student to look beyond the lists for right fit.

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