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As Price of College Rises, So Does Federal Aid

by Associated Press | August 20, 2013
With college costs continuing to rise, more students are receiving federal financial aid, thoug [...] Read more

Hispanic-Serving Institution Tally Increases 14.5 Percent

by Ronald Roach | June 3, 2013
U.S. colleges and universities meeting the definition of Hispanic-Serving Institutions jumped f [...] Read more

Federal Report Highlights College Graduate Employment, Student Loan Debt

by Ronald Roach | May 22, 2013
In The Condition of Education 2013, the National Center for Education Statistics documents that [...] Read more

Panel Calls for More Government Transparency on Path to College

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 24, 2013
While there is an abundance of information on college-going available on the Internet, getting [...] Read more

Number of High School Students Taking College Courses Surges

by The Hechinger Report | March 18, 2013
Report from 2010-2011 school year shows a 67 percent increase from 2002-2003, the last time the [...] Read more

Wilberforce University Still in Turmoil

by Afi-Odelia E. Scruggs | February 12, 2013
Following student protests and threats to withdraw en masse last fall, students say the univers [...] Read more

Private Nonprofit Schools Avoid Enrollment Slump

by William J. Ford | October 24, 2012
As overall enrollment has trended slightly downward for the first time since the mid-1990s, pri [...] Read more

UTEP Digging Deeper Into Data to Get to Root of Course Failure

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 23, 2012
The university is working to make sure socioeconomic or family issues aren’t hindering academ [...] Read more

Before House Subcommittee, Panelists Urge Move to Incorporate Nontraditional Students in College Completion Data

by Charles Dervarics | September 21, 2012
The federal government’s method of collecting college graduation rates is outdated and does n [...] Read more

Perspective: Hispanic Students at a Crossroads

by Dr. Antonio Flores | October 4, 2011
More federal investments needed to ensure viability of HSIs, writes Dr. Antonio Flores, preside [...] Read more

Complete College America Report Examines Low Higher Ed Graduation Rates

by María Eugenia Miranda | September 28, 2011
A new, comprehensive report on college graduation rates released Tuesday revealed why college c [...] Read more

Pell Institute Releases Research on DeVry

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | May 12, 2011
In an effort to distinguish itself within the embattled for-profit college sector, DeVry Inc. p [...] Read more

Aspen Institute Launches Community College Competition

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 26, 2011
Top Obama Administration officials joined philanthropic leaders to announce a $1 million prize [...] Read more

Debate Over Relevance of HBCUs Opens 37th NAFEO Conference

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 6, 2011
The president of Morgan State University uses NAFEO luncheon discussion to announce the school [...] Read more

College Dropouts ‘Cost’ Students’ Dreams and Taxpayers Billions, Report Claims

by Reginald Stuart | October 11, 2010
Taxpayers across the country spent more than $9 billion during a five-year span of the last dec [...] Read more