Colleges and universities depend largely on donations, and if one estimate holds true, giving to higher education institutions is on track to exceed the watermark set before the 2009 recession.
University presidents warned Monday that tying state funds to graduation rates, as Gov. Rick Perry and some lawmakers have proposed, could cause some campuses to have huge cuts in funding.
The school received $85 million in the same period last fiscal year.
Nearly 75% of first-year students in the U.S. say making more money was a key reason for pursuing a bachelor's degree, a UCLA survey finds.
The credit reporting agency Moody’s on Wednesday said that it has revised its financial outlook for colleges and universities, giving a negative grade to the entire sector.
Weakened pricing power and difficulty in growing enrollment are impeding revenue growth at an increasing number of US colleges and universities
The demand for four-year college degrees is softening
Downturn still squeezes colleges and universities
Budget Cuts, Declining Enrollment Contribute; Final Decision Not Expected For Months
Few industries today have a worse business model than higher learning institutions.