A new report finds that employers in the bio-pharmaceutical industry are increasingly demanding candidates with four-year degrees for jobs that once only required two-year associate's degrees.
The Brookings Institution finds four in ten student loan borrowers who enrolled in 2004 could default on their loans within the next five years.
A new report says hiring practices in Massachusetts' bio-pharmaceutical industry have shifted in the last few years, requiring more candidates have 4-year degrees.
Administrators at schools like Salem State have promised a more proactive approach to combating racism. But some students are asking for more.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is scrapping the Obama administration's plan to forgive the loans of students defrauded by the for-profit chain Corinthian Colleges, adopting a new process that she says will be more efficient.
The final Republican tax bill includes a new tax on large private college endowments. About thirty schools will be affected, including six in Massachusetts.
Republican lawmakers are rushing to pass a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax plan before Christmas. And with it, big changes for higher education – and how we pay for it.
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey is suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for not forgiving the loans of former students at a for-profit college chain.
Governor Charlie Baker has announced a new program for adult residents in Massachusetts to take classes in advanced manufacturing at local vocational high schools.
The National Labor Relations Board has ruled that Harvard prevented a free and fair election on forming a graduate student union, clearing a path for another vote.
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