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Which college degrees earn grads more than $1 million? Maybe not ones from Swarthmore, Penn State. – The Philadelphia Inquirer

La Salle University wasted no time jumping on higher education’s hottest new metric: earnings after graduation. Around Philadelphia, La Salle’s billboards plaster local highways, advertising that its grads rank in the top 4% for 10-year mid-career earnings. ”We beat out research-intensive universities [and] elite Ivy League liberal arts schools,” LaSalle president Colleen Hanycz said last More Info »

Grand Canyon Education’s Brian Mueller Uses Coaching Skills To Lead – Investor’s Business Daily

When you’re a visionary, you’ll face pushback. Grand Canyon Education’s CEO can attest to that. In the late 1990s, Brian Mueller was an executive with Apollo Education Group. The company offered higher education to adults in a classroom setting. Seeing the future of his industry, he urged Apollo’s then-CEO to invest in online education. “We More Info »

National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity Meeting – Federal Register

AGENCY: U.S. Department of Education, National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI), Office of Postsecondary Education. ACTION: Announcement of an open meeting. SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the agenda, time, and location for the February 27, 2020 meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity (NACIQI) and provides information to More Info »

Western Governors U to Study Impact of Emergency Financial Aid on Retention – Campus Technology

This spring, a segment of Western Governors University’s 120,000-plus students will have access to an emergency financial aid app as part of research into how the disbursement of just-in-time funds can impact retention. The institution’s education-focused research and development lab and ed tech accelerator, WGU Labs, has partnered with student financial support platform Edquity on More Info »