Some of the world’s largest tech companies, Google and Microsoft, are strengthening their relationships with US community colleges. “Today, we are delighted to announce that all of our Google Career Certificates will be available for free, at all community colleges in the United States and all vocational and technical high schools in the United States,” …

Connecticut, the state of New Mexico and Liberty are all in negotiations to join Conference USA, according to Chris Vannini of The Athletic. Conference USA has recently been plundered by other conferences which have swelled their ranks. The American Athletic Conference replaced its upcoming losses by announcing that six Conference USA schools – UAB, Florida …

The state is offering more programs to allow people to get the training and skills they need without going to college. Higher education is not the only option for getting a good job, and schools are feeling the impact. A new survey from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center shows the biggest drop in university …

One of two former Henderson State University chemistry professors accused of fabricating methamphetamine in a campus lab was acquitted on Wednesday by a jury in Arkadelphia. The Clark County Circuit Court jury deliberated nearly an hour before finding Terry David Bateman, 47, not guilty of manufacturing methamphetamine and two other less serious drug-related charges. Had …

Springfield, Illinois- (Effingham Radio) – The overall decline of the system ranks well below the national average of 5.6% Despite the major impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on community colleges nationwide in 2020, preliminary data shows the decline in Illinois community college enrollment is well below the national average, many of the 48 Illinois community …

Representative image (Photo: KK Sundar) Coimbatore District Collector GS Sameeran urged private higher education institutions not to force tribal students eligible for a government scholarship to pay the institution’s fees. In a statement from his office, Sameeran called on parents and tribal students to file a complaint either at his office or at the Adi …

Universities across the state are increasingly interested in forensic science, often referred to as “CSI effect, by offering expanded programs in these areas. University programs are uniquely positioned to provide strong candidates for jobs to often understaffed law enforcement agencies as science helps solve crimes. The growing popularity of these programs brought soldiers from the …

The Association of New Jersey State Colleges and Universities (NJASCU) has released a comprehensive economic impact study highlighting member institutions’ contributions to the state of New Jersey. Among the report’s key findings: NJASCU member institutions generate some $ 6.1 billion in economic activity in New Jersey each year, generating approximately $ 220 million in tax …

President Joseph R. Biden conceded in a town hall last week, that the tuition-free community college would be one of many policies dropped or scaled back in the Democratic Build Back Better agenda, thanks to opposition from moderate Senses. Joe Manchin (DW.Va.) and Kyrsten Sinema. (D-Arizona). It is a missed opportunity. The modest costs of …

SALT LAKE CITY – This fall, enrollments at Utah’s public colleges and universities increased by more than 4,600 students compared to last fall, according to the Utah Higher Education System. The system’s fall enrollment showed total enrollment was up 2.24% from a year ago to 211,954 students. As of fall 2020, the number of students …