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The Price We Pay for Bad Data on College Costs

By Matthew Soldner, principal researcher at the American Institutes for Research.  This post is the first in a three-part series introducing the release of background papers… 1,004 more words
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College Decision

I made my final college decision and I am staying in my own country. Actually I didn’t make the decision, my mom did. And honestly, I hate it. 577 more words

College Decisions!

College decision deadline is coming up really soon. May 1st for most of my colleges and April 25th for one of them! Everyone around me seems to have made their final decisions and knows where they are going and what they are doing and now I’m starting to panic a little tbh. 382 more words

Do students pay too much for remedial classes?

In “Remedial Classes Have Become a Hidden Cost of College,” Danielle Douglas-Gabriel reports that one in four students enroll into a remedial class in their first year of college. 919 more words

Current Events - Instructors

AICUP Student Aid Advocacy Day Tomorrow!

We’ll be headed to Harrisburg tomorrow for the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) Student Aid Advocacy Day. Please follow our live posts on Twitter (@CSC_Cubed)! 15 more words

Reducing The Costs Of Higher Ed

Excelling at Helping Students with Low-Income

Recently, the United States Department of Education released a new report that highlights different schools around the country that are doing their best to advance college opportunity for low-income students . 209 more words

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Addressing the Costs of Higher Education

Beginning with the 1862 Morrill Act by which Congress set aside federal land for establishing “land-grant” colleges and later with the creation of new colleges for women and African-Americans, the right to an accessible and affordable college education was supported by the majority of American citizens. 1,072 more words

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