Week in Review

09/17/2015 - 8:06am

The cost of college is rising, and those most in danger of missing out on the rewards of higher education and suffering the burden of student loan debt are people who do not finish their studies,...

09/17/2015 - 7:38am

One of the most sweeping proposals in President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address this year was his call to make community college free for millions of students.

The plan...

09/08/2015 - 12:55pm

To understand the feeling of crisis that many see in higher education right now, it’s useful to start with some figures from 40 years ago. In 1974, the median American family earned just...

09/08/2015 - 12:47pm

Health care is one of the fastest growing sectors of the American economy, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the sector will have the highest projected employment growth through 2022....

08/31/2015 - 1:53pm

Beginning September 2, Career College Central's Daily News Email is moving to a weekly delivery format.

Established in 2006 to provide career college owners, operators, managers and...

08/31/2015 - 1:20pm

If there is one thing most Americans have been able to agree on over the years, it is that getting an education, particularly a college education, is a key to human betterment and prosperity. The...

08/31/2015 - 1:16pm

Without question, the very large majority of academic institutions, students, and professors are honest and focused on education and research in difficult times. But one might be tempted to think...

08/31/2015 - 12:18pm

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA

Roger Dalton, vice president of government affairs for American National University in Roanoke, elected chairman of the board of directors of the Association of Private...