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Facilitating transfers from community colleges to four-year institutions remains an important focus of federal and state education policy.  For example, in December 2013, University of Califor... Read More

Are MOOCs dead, or are they on the rise? If you read mainstream media, you'll probably conclude that the answer is "both." "The best way to resolve these contradictory signals i... Read More

In an effort to graduate more nontraditional students faster, the U.S. Education Department will test the idea of awarding student aid based on something other than credit hours. The agency's l... Read More

On many campuses, Strategic Enrollment Management (SEM) has become integral to enhancing student success.  SEM provides a paradigm for cutting through the clutter of competing priorities to fo... Read More

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Preventing Another Corinthian

Posted on August 19 2014

With one sentence in a letter this summer, officials at the U.S. Department of Education brought one of the nation’s largest for-profit colleges to the brink of insolvency. In that... Read More

In this week's address, with schools getting ready to open their doors again over the next few weeks, the President talked directly to students and parents about the importance of preparing for... Read More

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) last week announced a modified contract for Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) programs and services. In a letter sent this week to all SOC Consort... Read More

The National College Degree

Posted on August 18 2014

Last month the U.S. Department of Education announced a new round of experimental sites to test new competency-based education (CBE) models. There is a lot of excitement in the CBE commun... Read More

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Oregon's much-discussed proposal to offer students tuition-free college in exchange for a portion of their earnings after graduation failed to gain the support of the state's higher educati... Read More

Texas State Senator Leticia Van de Putte, the Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor, unveiled a proposal last week to invest $2 billion in a new fund to provide free community and technical co... Read More

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) last week announced a modified contract for Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) programs and services. In a letter sent this week to all SOC Consort... Read More

Seven months after the White House hosted a well-publicized summit on expanding college access, the Obama administration announced on Wednesday plans to convene a second gathering of higher educati... Read More

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C&U Volume 89, Number 3(.pdf)

Posted on May 6 2014

Crossing the GEM frontier: Graduate admission professionals participation in enrollment management  C. Dean Campbell, Ed.D. and Jahmaine Smith, MBA Dietary Identities in Higher Education: At... Read More

C&U Volume 89, Number 2(.pdf)

Posted on January 27 2014

The Evolution in College Admissions Requirements: 1885-1905 David English and Christopher Broadhurst Why Not Go Online? Myths that Deter Institutions from Utilizing Online Course Evaluations Lau... Read More

C&U Volume 89, No. 1(.pdf)

Posted on January 27 2014

The Impact of Online Applications on Higher Education Outcomes Jennifer L. Kobrin and Kelcey Edwards Factors Influencing Student-Athletes' Decision To Attend a Military Service Academy Lynn ... Read More

C&U Volume 88, No.4(.pdf)

Posted on January 27 2014

A Comparison of For-Profit and Community Colleges' Admissions Practices Constance Iloh and William G. Tierney How Hollywood Movies Influence International Students to Study in the United Stat... Read More

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