Nashua Community College offers several in-roads for high
school students looking for a college experience. Running Start
launched in 1999, offering college-level courses within local high
schools. In 2009, eStart was created through a partnership with the
Virtual Learning Academy to provide college-level courses online.
The programs give students the chance to take classes on a college
Linfield College is launching two health care certificate
programs available online. The programs are the Health
Administration Certificate and the Global Health Certificate and
will begin in the Fall of 2014. (PRWeb July 30, 2014) Read the full
A report released Wednesday on the NCAA and its member
schools shows fewer women holding jobs in college sports and only a
small improvement in racial diversity. The report, released
Wednesday by The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport, gave
college sports a B grade for racial hiring practices and a C-plus
for gender hiring. College sports has the lowest grade for racial
hiring, and only ...
Paul Ryan’s 73-page blueprint for expanding opportunity is
chock full of ideas for higher education and job training reform.
And rightfully so: opportunities for high school grads have
shriveled up, and the cost of postsecondary education is crushing
American families. The standard federal solution—upping student aid
to temporarily bring prices down—is failing.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- High School students from around the
world, including from conflict zones, such as Afghanistan, Iran,
Nigeria, and Rwanda, will present their experiences from the 8-day
Global Citizens ...
CNN Money - Gift registries have long been popular for lots
of big life events, and now we can add college to the list. Big box
retailers make it easy for teens to register online for bedding,
shower caddies and all the other dorm-room necessities. ...
SHENZHEN, China, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noah Education
Holdings Ltd. ("Noah" or the "Company") (NED), a leading provider
of education services in China, today announced the completion of
the merger contemplated by the previously announced agreement and
plan of merger dated April 2, 2014, which was amended by Amendment
No. 1 to the Agreement and Plan of Merger dated as of June 9, 2014
Move over brides and expectant moms: Now college-bound kids
want to be showered with gifts also. Gift registries have long been
popular for lots of big life events, and now we can add college to
the list. ...
Nationally recognized OU Outreach has added several new
titles to its library of online continuing education courses. The
online certificate courses are being provided by World
Education.net through a partnership agreement entered into earlier
this year. (PRWeb July 30, 2014) Read the full story at
The tough application process means that these programs are
not for students still deciding whether university is the right
step or looking to beef up their college applications, says Andrew
Belasco, CEO of College Transitions, a college admissions
consulting company. Gaining admission is competitive and only a
handful of students are selected at each school. The university is
still finalizing ...
A new Kaplan survey* of over 600 pre-law students finds that
a law school's ranking continues to factor significantly into their
decision where to enroll – in many cases, even more than financial
aid and ability to pay.
Rakuten, Inc. today announced that it has started an
educational support scholarship program with the aim of providing
support to students around the world who have the desire to study
but are unable to due to financial limitations.
Chinese students have a new favorite summer destination:
Harvard University. So many students and their families are
visiting Boston-area schools such as the Massachusetts Institute of
Technology and Tufts University that Hainan Airlines Co. started
direct flights to Boston from Beijing in June and increased the
number from four to seven a week in July and August. "My parents
enjoy listening to ...
Online reputation management is essential to not only repair
reputations, but to also maintain and protect them from any
attacks. From recent college graduates to established
professionals, online reputation management can make an impact for
those seeking jobs.