Almanac of Higher Education 2014

August 18, 2014

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Kevin Mapp

Graduate students learn techniques in genomics at California State U.-Channel Islands, which was founded in 2002 and is the country's fastest-growing public master's institution.

College prices and student debt levels rose again this past year, fueling debate about the value of a degree, which many who enrolled did not achieve. In spite of multifaceted efforts to improve college completion, the nation’s six-year graduation rate hasn’t budged.

ARTICLE: Arguments for the Value of College, Even as Completion Lags

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