08 Feb

Latest College Degree News

Sen. DeFrancisco has 7 questions for Gov. Cuomo on ‘free’ college tuition (Commentary)
Malatras rightly cites the importance of higher education. He also rightly cites the fact that today’s students typically take five to six years to earn a four-year college degree, but praises the non-tuition plan as being available only if the student …
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Syracuse Post-Standard


Worst College Majors for Your Career 2016-2017
Going to college promises the opportunity to further your education, meet new people and get a taste of independence. It does not guarantee a lucrative career after graduation. While it’s true that a worker with a bachelor’s degree typically earns 67.7% …
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tnj.com


Lincoln College adding four-year degrees
LINCOLN — Lincoln College has received approval to add four more baccalaureate programs this fall and is ahead of schedule in its transition back to being a bachelor’s degree-granting institution, said President David Gerlach. Starting this fall, Lincoln …
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Herald & Review


College degree still worth the investment, data suggest
Despite rising tuition and falling wages, college graduates continue to earn far more over a lifetime than a worker with no more than a high school diploma, an analysis of four decades of federal data shows. The main reason: Average wages also have …
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USA Today


Senior to display artwork at Northwestern College
Alissa Sinclair, a senior at Northwestern College, will present an exhibit of her artwork … Titled “Saddle Bum,” the exhibit is part of the requirements for a bachelor’s degree in art. The majority of the show will consist of paintings done in …
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nwciowa.edu


College degree seen as better investment than ever
The global financial crisis has made college degrees more important than ever in raising personal income, a new study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development has found. The difference in earnings between the low and highly-educated has …
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