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Grand Canyon Education, Inc. Board Forms Independent Committee

PHOENIX, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (LOPE), a regionally accredited university focused on offering graduate and undergraduate degree programs in eight colleges across over 160 degree programs on its 186 acre traditional campus in Phoenix, Arizona … Continue reading

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Education Management Corporation Announces Extension of Exchange Offer

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Education Management Corporation (“EDMC” and together with its consolidated subsidiaries, the “Company”) (EDMC) announced today that it has extended until 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on November 24, 2014 the expiration date (such … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon Education tops Street 3Q forecasts

PHOENIX (AP) _ Grand Canyon Education Inc. (LOPE) on Wednesday reported net income of $29 million in its third quarter. The Phoenix-based company said it had profit of 62 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average … Continue reading

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U.S. education department gets tougher on for-profit colleges

(Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Education will introduce stricter regulations next year in its latest attempt to improve the job prospects of those graduating from for-profit colleges and universities. Under new regulations unveiled on Thursday and effective July 1, … Continue reading

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Can I pay student loans with credit card?

Credit Cards » Can I Pay Student Loans With Credit Card? Dear Credit Card Adviser, I want to pay off my student loans gradually with credit cards. My plan is to pay whatever amount I owe that month on a … Continue reading

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The Doctors Who Aren't Paying Their Student Loans

Nothing good comes of defaulting on your student loans, but people who don’t repay Health Education Assistance Loans get special treatment: public humiliation. The Department of Education released its latest edition of the deadbeat doctors, a 25-page list of defaulted … Continue reading

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The education emergency

Rafia Zakaria Dawn Publication Date : 29-10-2014   Twenty-five million Pakistani children of schoolgoing age are not currently enrolled in any educational institution. This number was released in a report developed by Alif Ailaan, an alliance that proposes to address … Continue reading

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Turkey education reforms fuel controversy

Istanbul, Turkey - Turkish students have begun a new school semester amid controversy over a massive education reform many say is a harbinger of the direction of “New Turkey” under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The new semester was marred by a … Continue reading

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Kaplan Higher Education Group Collaborates with Chopra Center, Adding New Content for Free Career Journey Course …

DAVENPORT, Iowa–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Kaplan Higher Education Group and the Chopra Center today announced that Career Journey, a new interactive online course powered by LinkedIn, now includes wellness content from the Chopra Center. “Wellness is not a destination. It’s a way … Continue reading

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AFS Brings Together World Leaders on Global Citizenship Education

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– On November 8, 2014, AFS Intercultural Programs, under the patronage of UNESCO, will host an international high–level symposium Learning to Live Together—from Ideas to Action: AFS Global Intercultural Education Symposium for more than 1,000 attendees of all … Continue reading

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