Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 04/25/2012 - 7:14pm
How to weigh college courses to determine state support and whether an F grade should count as completion for funding were some of the stickier issues discussed Wednesday by a legislative panel tasked with overhauling Nevada's higher education funding formula.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 04/25/2012 - 7:04pm
After months of agonized debate about its 110-year-old tradition of free education, Cooper Union will begin charging graduate students next year while maintaining, at least for now, its no-tuition policy for undergraduates, the college’s president said Tuesday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 12:00am
Western Michigan University has collected more than $3 million in the first year since its move to a new tuition scale that charges business and fine arts students more than other students, even when taking the same class.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 04/19/2012 - 10:29pm
Tuition grants for about 20,000 needy graduate students at California State University are rescued - for now - thanks to a pair of panicked students in San Francisco who gathered thousands of signatures online and mobilized an army of support.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 04/19/2012 - 10:09pm
Some people think college is just for the rich, but if that becomes the norm, America is in trouble in an increasingly competitive world, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan told Madison East High School students gathered in a gymnasium Wednesday.