Leslie Pendleton and Dennis Kramer look at the success of the Machen Florida Opportunity Scholars Program.
ACE’s Center for Policy Research and Strategy hosted an event today on developmental education reform that featured the release of two case studies on curricular innovation in the states—one focused on Tennessee and the other on Connecticut.
At California State University San Marcos (CSUSM), nearly 40 percent of the student body identifies as Latino. Unfortunately, many first-generation Latino students face major hurdles to pursuing a post-secondary education. And when they do enroll, they often find the transition challenging.
Black male student-athletes comprise roughly 9 percent of the 1.8 million full-time undergraduate men enrolled at colleges and universities with National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I intercollegiate teams. While these student-athletes report a relatively high graduation rate, with 84 percent earning a bachelor’s degree, they cite personal problems as the number one issue that …
As the higher education community celebrates HBCU Week (Sept. 21-25), North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (A&T) is among the ACE member institutions in the news for promoting education excellence and innovation.
The Perkins Loan Program is set to expire on Sept. 30 unless Congress extends it in the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act. Established in 1958, the program provides loans to undergraduate and graduate students of need at a low interest rate.
This video accompanies the newly released Quick Hit brief, “Credit Mobility and Postsecondary Attainment: A Multi-State Approach to Military Credit.”
Maricopa Community Colleges (AZ) recently launched a new project aimed at creating a community of support and access for youth aging out of the foster care system.