Week in Review

08/27/2008 - 8:15am

Imagine trying to chat up a hottie at a bar by saying, "I've got a degree from the University of Phoenix."

Listen up, all youaspiring Don Juans:A degree from a for-profit...

08/27/2008 - 7:43am

Heading into the political conventions, we review the two parties' emergent platforms with respect to higher education. As might be expected, both parties are strongly in favor of it.

On...

08/27/2008 - 7:29am

Students searching for the right online colleges and universities to meet their needs have a new place to turn for assistance thanks to the recent launch of EduDegreeDirectory. The online tool...

08/25/2008 - 7:28am

Most people struggling to pay off their student loans keep quiet about it. They do not want to acknowledge that, perhaps in a fit of naïve, youthful optimism, they borrowed more than they could...

08/25/2008 - 7:19am

James Russell didn't understand how letters form syllables, let alone how words link into whole statements, when he first walked into a Rio Salado College classroom eight months ago.
The 78-...

08/25/2008 - 7:08am

For most students, college is a four-year rite of passage - a time to dabble in multiple subjects before settling on a major or a chance to spend a semester abroad - with frat parties sprinkled in...

08/14/2008 - 11:07am

Gatlin Education Services announced today it has reached an agreement with CVS Pharmacy that will give students an important leg up in the job market. CVS will offer its externship program to...

02/25/2008 - 11:39am

As for-profit higher education has attracted more students, many in nonprofit higher education have wondered about which qualities of the for-profit sector are worth considering for adoption and...