Higher Education

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History of Black Higher Education in American

Find information on black history and the major milestones in African-American education, including the first institute established for black students, the first…

Biggest embarrassment to Higher Education in American

I want to take the time to thank you for writing and telling me that I should be fired from my position as a tenured professor because I am “the biggest embarrassment…

Higher Education in American Statistics

Here are some trends you will want to know about . . . For the first time ever, more than 30% of Americans aged 25+ have earned a bachelor’s degree. That’s a big…

Commission on Higher Education

Legislators sunsetted the Commission on Higher Education Funding (CHEF) in 2010 and created a Pre-K-16 Council. A subcommittee of the Council is now responsible…

Entrepreneurship in American Higher Education

There are equal numbers of certificates, minors and degree programs. Eleven schools offer undergraduate degree programs, but only one also offers an academic minor…

Current State of Higher Education in America

Education plays an ever-important role in Middle Eastern society, writes the chancellor of the American University of Sharjah. The Middle East represents a diverse…

Ning Higher Education

When we recently announced our new pricing plans (which launch July 20th, 2010), we heard from many of you who were concerned about the future of education-focused…

Veblen Higher Education in America

Thorstein Veblen was certainly a heterodox observer of modern capitalism. He was trained in the late nineteenth-century iteration of neoclassical economics, but…

QS Times Higher Education Supplement

QS QS Quacquarelli Symonds is a British consultancy that is a “global provider of specialist higher education and careers information and solutions.” The QS World…