Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 06/21/2012 - 5:27pm
Due to declining enrollment, Kaplan University said Wednesday it is laying off 200 admissions workers, primarily in its Fort Lauderdale, Plantation and Boca Raton offices. Kaplan has been downsizing as it struggles with fallen enrollment and investigations into its sales tactics.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 06/21/2012 - 5:17pm
Students at all of Oklahoma's public colleges and universities can expect to pay more in tuition and fees next year. The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education approved tuition and mandatory fee increases Thursday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 06/12/2012 - 8:07pm
The leader of the University of Louisiana System said Monday he's asked the state's top higher education board to scrap its method for divvying up dollars among Louisiana's public colleges, saying the formula is inappropriate to use with budget cuts.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 06/11/2012 - 7:41pm
The resignation of University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan caught most by surprise, but her departure reflects economic and financial pressures facing universities and colleges across the country, experts say.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 06/11/2012 - 1:32am
With state budget cuts expected to reduce the money going to the Louisiana State University system by about 6.8 percent, a member of the Board of Supervisors is calling for a more surgical approach to reductions than the current across-the-board cuts now being contemplated.