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Veterans Upward Bound at WSU Gets $1.6 Million Grant

Weber State University has been awarded a $1.6 million federal grant to fund its Veterans Upward Bound program for another five years.

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St. John's College Assists Students In Financial Hardship

Caritas Society has given out $35,000 grants this year

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Mormon Mission Fallout To Shake Up Utah Colleges

Officials bracing for big changes in recruiting, scholarships, admissions and even graduation rates.

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AACC Offers Credits For Experiences Outside Classroom

Prior Learning Assessment designed for those in the workforce

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CMU Aims To Decrease 54 Percent 6-Year Graduation Rate By Joining National Initiative

More than half of students at Central Michigan University graduate with a bachelor's degree in six years.

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Colleges Pledge To Graduate Additional 4 Million

Nearly 500 public colleges that account for three-quarters of all four-year college students pledged Tuesday to produce a combined 3.8 million additional graduates by 2025, an ambitious target that would help bring the United States closer to its goal of regaining its lost global lead in college attainment.

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University Of Wisconsin-Madison Considers Expanding Summer School

For some college students, the idea of year-round classes has appeal.

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Hobsons Partners with TeenLife to Better Connect Students to Enrichment Programs through Naviance

Integration delivers comprehensive listing of summer and school year enrichment programs.

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MTSU Official: Higher Education Salary Study Doesn't Tell Entire Story

A state study released this week may show MTSU’s bachelor degree graduates earned less in recent years than those completing community colleges, but workers with a four-year degree will make more in the long-run, a university official said.

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Lake Michigan College Testing New Method Of Connecting Low-Income Students To Social Services

Lake Michigan College is one of seven colleges across the nation participating in an experimental program to see if coordinated financial help, such as child care subsidies and food assistance, helps low-income students complete a degree.

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