Accounting for inflation, the average annual tuition and fees at a private, four-year institution has nearly doubled over the past 25 years, from $17,094 in 1990-91 to $32,405 in 2015-16, according to the College Board, a nonprofit created in 1900 to expand access to higher education.
Rio Salado College (Tempe, AZ) is Arizona’s largest dual enrollment provider, with more than 20 years’ experience in offering dual enrollment courses for high school students in Maricopa County. The college has partnerships with 40+ local high schools.
It’s at least as bad as what’s happened at the universities, and maybe worse. Since December, the 10-member board has been locked in a 5-5 stalemate over who should be hired as the board’s next executive director.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — It’s not often that the heads of Mississippi’s public university and community college systems are reduced to stammering. But a little air went out of the room during legislative budget hearings last week when Lt. Gov.