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.
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October 30, 2013
September 13, 2013
Program that combines college exposure, mentoring, and community service leadership for middle school students found to be effective in boosting college-going rates, a University of Michigan study found.
September 09, 2013
A new interactive website to help high school students discover possible career and college options is launched by ACT Inc. today.
September 03, 2013
What students study matters more than where they go to college, says a new report by the American Institutes for Research.
June 28, 2013
Updated information is released on college costs and financial-aid trends.
June 27, 2013
High-achieving, low-income students can benefit from detailed information about the college process, says a new report.
May 29, 2013
Students who major in the STEM fields tend to have the best opportunities for employment and earnings, according to a new report.
April 10, 2013
Employers are looking for new hires with a broad range of skills and innovation, according to a new survey.
April 03, 2013
A college-for-all curriculum leaves some employers in Minnesota complaining that high schools are not producing enough skilled manufacturing workers.
September 18, 2012
A new report examines the demand for middle-income jobs that require career and technical training and offers recommendations for encouraging pathways.