Topic: Institute for College Access
Financial aid dollars from the US government represents up to 90 percent of revenues of for-profit colleges. When the Department of Education laid down new conditions for financial aid access, the colleges' shares didn't tank. They soared on Wall Street.
06/06/2011 01:30 am
Miami Dade College announced Wednesday the American Dream Scholarship. The ‘free college’ offer could help boost college graduation rates – a goal of President Obama’s.
03/24/2011 07:41 pm
But concerns about college tuition are offset at least in part by financial aid, as well as big increases in the Federal Pell Grant Program.
01/27/2011 04:26 pm
Federal law now requires institutions to be more upfront about college tuition and other fees. Will choosing the right school be easier for families?
10/05/2010 06:02 pm
In a still-tight job market, college graduates have their sights set on more education and opportunities abroad. Demand is up for statistics, finance, and accounting majors.
05/14/2010 02:40 pm
The administration will reduce the number of questions on federal forms – currently so tortuous they deter many from applying.
06/24/2009 01:00 am