ROI on a College Education
- Collateral Damage In the Liquidity Wars. Stanton, Michael // Bond Buyer;9/16/2008, Vol. 365 Issue 32962, p2A
The article reflects on the implications of the ongoing global credit and liquidity crisis in the U.S. It opines that availability of sufficient funding to maintain the levels of access to higher education in U.S. colleges and universities is being questioned. It comments that student bonds are...
- Growth Spurt. Grose, Thomas K. // ASEE Prism;Oct2008, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p20
The article reports on a survey conducted by the Chronicle of Higher Education which indicates that the ten biggest schools in the United States have increased their fundraising staffs by 25 percent or more. The universities mentioned in the survey include the University of Washington,...
- Quasi-Markets in U.S. Higher Education: The Humanities and Institutional Revenues. Taylor, Barrett J.; Cantwell, Brendan; Slaughter, Sheila // Journal of Higher Education;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p675
The article presents information on quasi-markets, defined as competitive sites created by policy, in higher education in the U.S. as of September 2013. The authors look at the effects of increased institutional revenues from quasi-markets on the study of humanities subjects in both public and...
- Public HBCUs' Financial Resource Distribution Disparities in Capital Spending. Brown, Walter A.; Burnette, Daarel // Journal of Negro Education;Spring2014, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p173
The purpose of this study is to address differences in states' capital spending between public four-year historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and their predominantly White institutions (PWIs) counterparts located in the southeastern and bordering regions of the United States....
- Value proposition should drive higher ed debate. Hicks, Mike // Indianapolis Business Journal;3/19/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p22A
The article reports that the debate on higher education funding in the U.S. is being driven by the value proposition of college.
- Rumors Prove True. Ulrich, Carolyn // Chicagoland Gardening;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p60
The article reports the funding cuts and layoffs to be implemented at the University of Illinois Extension starting July 2010.
- Coca-Cola Supports Study in China for U.S. Students. // International Educator (1059-4221);Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p12
The article reports that the Coca-Cola Foundation of Coca-Cola Co. in 2011 has awarded 1 million dollars in grant to several U.S. higher education institutions aiming to enable more than 160 students to study in China under the State Department's 100,000 Strong Initiative.
- A new way to finance college. Moseley, James G. // Indianapolis Business Journal;7/7/2014, Vol. 35 Issue 19, p9
The author discusses the approach to college education fund by state or federal government in the U.S., wherein three or four percent of the annual income of every graduate students would be collected through their individual income taxes.
- FROM THE EDITOR. Dodson, Angela P. // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;2/27/2014 Convergence Supplement, p3
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including Latino student recruitment and retention, the affordability crisis in the U.S. higher education sector, and educational initiatives of the U.S. government.