A new survey shows that colleges are responding to the call to make SAT or ACT scores optional when students apply for admission.
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February 08, 2018
Students whose parents didn't go to college are more likely to take fewer challenging courses when they're in high school, a new research brief shows.
December 07, 2017
Colleges and universities are expanding their commitments to bring more low-income, high-achieving students onto their campuses as part of the American Talent Initiative.
September 26, 2017
A new study shows that students who are the first in their families to attend college are far less likely to finish college degrees than those from college-going families.
November 24, 2015
New international data show the U.S. stagnating in global rankings for the number of young adults with an associate degree or higher.
September 11, 2015
A K-8 charter school on the edge of the Navajo Nation develops college readiness by building on the strengths of its students' cultural traditions.
July 20, 2015
New data bring a fresh urgency to the extra support that first-generation students need to tackle their college aspirations.