Feb 6, 2014 The announcement from the state's governor is part of a broader workforce development strategy. And similar moves have worked before.
Sep 9, 2013 Many college freshmen embark on their first years of higher education this week. Wouldn't it be nice if at the end of their journey a job was waiting for them? In Alabama, the two year-college system is collaborating with private companies to train students and help them land a job after graduation.
Aug 22, 2013 The Obama administration wants to restrain high tuition by tying federal aid to a college’s performance.
Aug 21, 2013 More federal grants are going to low-income students, but colleges are giving more institutional aid to students who are better off.
Jun 24, 2013 40 percent of community college presidents are expected to retire in the next five years.
Apr 8, 2013 High-priced private colleges are offering students tuition breaks even when they don't need them.
Dec 20, 2012 Community college replaces unionized auto factories as landmarks of economic mobility in Flint, Mich.
Nov 27, 2012 Colleges and universities are on a quest for a cheaper college degree. But not everyone gets a bargain.
Jun 24, 2013 Through the recession, community colleges have assumed a heavy burden: Get people ready for jobs at a time of tight employment and tight budgets.
Oct 8, 2012 Grinnell is a very small liberal arts college in Iowa with a very big endowment: $1.4 billion. Why the financially sound institution is looking at how to control future costs.