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Spurring Student Success Through Effective College Instruction
Molly Corbett Broad
President, American Council on Education
The Urgency of Increasing Higher Education Attainment in America
CEO/President, Lumina Foundation, Author
New data reveal that our country risks falling behind in a global race -- the competition for innovation and, above all else, talent -- unless actions are taken now to significantly increase postsecondary attainment.
Affordability and Attainment: Student Success From Acceptance to Graduation
Carol L. Folt, Ph.D.
Chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Economic diversity at most top universities remains low. But the conversation on this issue is often one-sided, focused narrowly on why there aren't more low- and middle-income students enrolled. Equally troubling is what happens to these students when they manage to get in the door.
Drawbacks of "15 to Finish"
President of Ivy Tech Community College
A recent study by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, funded by The Lumina Foundation, reveals that over the past two decades, more than have enrolled in college without obtaining a degree or certificate.
Attainment Agenda Not The Enemy of Quality, But The Friend of Affordability
Dr. Jamie Williamson
Family Mediator & President of Amity Mediation Workshop
If institutions sacrifice quality to decrease costs, they will decrease their potential to attract and retain students. In the long run, sacrificing quality to increase affordability just won't work. We have to increase affordability in other ways.
Young Men, Minorities Worse Off In Hunt For College Degrees: Study
U.S. College Degree Holders Sliding Among Global Competitors: Report
Young Latinos Vital To Reaching National College Degree Attainment Goals
Amanda M. Fairbanks
Latino Student, Teacher Populations Don't Match Up
Less Than Half Of College Students Attained Degrees In The Last 6 Years, New Study Shows
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