New report on international admissions at U.S. graduate schools shows continued growth, driven by big increases in Indian students and despite modest drop in applications from China. Editorial Tags: Graduate educationInternational higher educationForeign Students in U.S.
The community college that serves students not unlike Michael Brown is a local hub important enough that Attorney General Holder made the campus his first stop. Local students see the college as a way out. Editorial Tags: Community collegesAfrican AmericansImage Caption: A building on St. Louis Community College's Ferguson campus
James Ball, vice president of academic and student affairs and dean of the faculty at Carroll Community College, in Maryland, has been promoted to president there. Ann D. Bieber, interim president of Lehigh Carbon Community College, in Pennsylvania, has been named to the job on a permanent basis. Editorial Tags: College administrationNew presidents
Students fare better by skipping remediation and instead taking statistics with an additional workshop, new CUNY study finds, fueling state remedial reforms. Editorial Tags: Graduation ratesCommunity collegesRemedial educationNew York City