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June 08, 2015

Study Links International Baccalaureate to College Success

A study of IB students who complete its Diploma Programme shows 78 percent enroll in college right after high school and 79 percent finish a degree within four years.

June 04, 2015

Report Outlines Ideas to Improve Postsecondary Attainment in Next Decade

SREB suggests eight strategies states can use to double the percentage of young adult who earn a postsecondary credential by age 25.

May 29, 2015

More Students Finishing High School and College, Report Shows

The new "Condition of Education" report from the National Center for Education Statistics shows high school and four-year college completion rates rising since 1990, especially among underserved students.

May 28, 2015

Key Issues for K-12 in Reauthorization of Higher Education Act

After expiring in 2013, the Higher Education Act is up for reauthorization and lawmakers are considering changes affecting affordability, consumer information, and financial aid, among other matters.

May 28, 2015

High School, College Completion Rates Continue to Rise

Black and Hispanic students are driving some of the biggest gains at the high school level, and less dramatic improvements at the college level.

May 28, 2015

Students' Biggest Concern About College? Cost

The College Decisions Survey by New America reveals two-thirds of incoming college students say specific college costs is the single most important factor in choosing a college.

May 19, 2015

Denver Promise Gets Boost From Cost-Benefit Study, Fine-Tunes Its Focus

The Denver Scholarship Foundation released a report showing that every dollar invested in a student who graduates from the program yields 9 times that amount in taxes returned to the economy.

May 11, 2015

Getting College Credit for AP Linked to On-Time Degree Completion

A new paper released by the National Bureau of Economic Research finds that high school students who score high enough on an AP exam to get college credit are more likely to earn a B.A. within four years.

May 04, 2015

Students Need More Info on Alternatives to Baccalaureate Path, Report Says

The William T. Grant Foundation issues a report, "The New Forgotten Half," showing students who drop out of college without a degree or credential are no better off in the labor market than high school graduates.

April 24, 2015

Report Recommends Weighing Labor Market Data in College Choice

The Aspen Institute released a report with eight papers from education experts about how labor market data can be used by educators, policymakers, and students to better inform their decisions about college and career.

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