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Lessons from famous college dropouts
by Education: News & Videos about Education -
Dec 13, 2016
“A college degree can be an important gateway to employment, a career and a better standard of living. But a college degree does not equate to someone's level of intelligence or talent. For those seeking the best workers or leaders, there is a plethora of intelligent, inventive people without degrees who should not be overlooked.”
10 Colleges With the Highest Acceptance Rates
by Education News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Nov 30, 2016
“The U.S. News Short List, separate from our overall rankings, is a regular series that magnifies individual data points in hopes of providing students and parents a way to find which undergraduate or graduate programs excel or have room to grow in specific areas. Among the 1,255 ranked schools that submitted these data to U.S. News in an annual survey, nine reported acceptance rates of 100 percent in fall 2015. Also on the list is Cameron University in Oklahoma, which admitted 99.7 percent.”
For-profit colleges expect fortunes to improve under Trump
by Education News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Nov 30, 2016
“BOSTON (AP) — After nearing collapse under the Obama administration, the for-profit college industry is celebrating Donald Trump's election as a chance for a rebound.”
Programs Bolster International Exchange at Community Colleges
by Education News Headlines - Yahoo! News
Nov 30, 2016
“Students don't need to attend a four-year college to have an international education experience. The U.S. government and some community colleges are working to provide more students at two-year institutions with exposure to global cultures and ideas. One effort aims to send more community college students abroad, while another brings international students to U.S. community colleges, creating more diverse campuses.”
Tuition revenue isn't what it used to be for many universities
by Education
Nov 30, 2016
“Cost-conscious families are forcing colleges and universities to keep a tight rein on tuition increases as competition for students remains fierce, Moody's says.”
In education, greater choice doesn’t always mean better outcomes
by Education
Nov 30, 2016
“The choice of Betsy DeVos, well known for her views on K-12 education, sent college officials scrambling just before the long Thanksgiving weekend to find anything DeVos might have said about higher education.”
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