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Jammu & Kashmir government reveals vision about education

Jammu, March 28 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Education Minister Naeem Akhtar said on Saturday that the coalition government is determined about course correction in education and the creation of a knowledge-based society in the state. “Knowledge-wise, JK has historically been … Continue reading

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Higher education institutions growing

The University of Arkansas’ flagship campus in Fayetteville is the best known of the higher education options in the region, but institutions in Bentonville, Siloam Springs and Springdale also offer college degrees. The university enrolled a record 26,237 students last … Continue reading

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Higher education institutions growing

The University of Arkansas’ flagship campus in Fayetteville is the best known of the higher education options in the region, but institutions in Bentonville, Siloam Springs and Springdale also offer college degrees. The university enrolled a record 26,237 students last … Continue reading

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Stress on general education

General education is a college programme intended to develop students as personalities rather than trained specialists and to transmit a common cultural heritage. Population growth and economic development are contributing to an increasing number of students enrolling in higher education … Continue reading

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Stress on general education

General education is a college programme intended to develop students as personalities rather than trained specialists and to transmit a common cultural heritage. Population growth and economic development are contributing to an increasing number of students enrolling in higher education … Continue reading

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Excerpt: 'In Defense of a Liberal Education' by Fareed Zakaria

[Fareed Zakaria joins the “This Week” roundtable Sunday.] Excerpted from In Defense of a Liberal Education by Fareed Zakaria. Copyright © 2015 by Kastella Rylestone, LLC. With permission of the publisher, W. W. Norton Company, Inc. All rights reserved. If … Continue reading

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Train for a Problem-Solving Career as a Higher Education Consultant

As colleges and universities struggle to cope with shrinking budgets and online competition, they’re increasingly tapping experts like Joi Hayes, 27, for advice on keeping costs down. Hayes is a Washington, D.C.-based analyst in the education strategy and operations group … Continue reading

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Fitch Affirms Multiple Higher Education Loan Authority of the State of Missouri Trusts

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Fitch Ratings affirms the student loan notes issued by Higher Education Loan Authority of the State of Missouri series 2010-2, Higher Education Loan Authority of the State of Missouri series 2011-1, and Higher Education Loan Authority of … Continue reading

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Strayer Education, Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HERNDON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Strayer Education, Inc. (STRA) today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its first quarter earnings on Wednesday, May 6 at 10:00 a.m. (ET). A news release outlining the financial results will be issued … Continue reading

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Stifel, Bank Of America Are Talking About Apollo Education

On Thursday, Stifel issued a report on Apollo Education Group Inc (NASDAQ: APOL) as the stock’s volume has not recovered. Stifel lowered its target price from $35 to $25, but still rates Apollo Education as a Buy. “Our Buy thesis … Continue reading

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