Schools Using New Video App To Bring College Applications To LifeFor decades, colleges have relied mostly on test scores, grades and essays when making decisions on who to admit. But that’s changing.
Pa. Lawmakers Unlikely To Follow NY In Offering Tuition-Free CollegePennsylvanians may have another reason to move to New York.
WalletHub Ranks Pittsburgh As Sixth Best College Town In U.S.Pittsburgh is a pretty good college town.
Pittsburgh Promise Scales Back To Extend Years of ServiceThe Pittsburgh Promise has come a long way since first announced, but scholarship cuts threaten its legacy.
Pittsburgh Promise Making Changes To Scholarships ProgramThe Pittsburgh Promise has been helping students with scholarships for nearly a decade.
Audit Says State-Owned Universities Need To Better Track Crime, Sex BiasPennsylvania's system of 14 state-owned universities should do a better job of tracking crimes and sex discrimination, state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Monday as he released a performance audit of the agency.
New Program Allows Students To Earn Community College Credit For Life ExperienceThere's a new way for you to earn college credit and it could save you time and money.
A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.
Is Competency-Based Learning The Future Of Education?The traditional approach to formal education ties students to classrooms. Competency-based education programs grant credentials based on what a student knows.
Who Is Eligible For Student Loan Forgiveness?The federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) is an incentive for these graduates to consider taking jobs in public service areas.
College Affordability: Know Your Federal Student Loan Repayment OptionsMore than 70 percent of undergraduate college students take out student loans to help with college costs. The U.S. Department of Education offers several different repayment plans to ease the burden of loan payments for new graduates as they work to establish their careers.
‘Youth CareerConnect' Grants Fund STEM Focused ProgramsCareerConnect is a $107 million competition to redesign American education. The competition encourages local school districts and post-secondary institutions to develop STEM-focused programs that will graduate students with work-ready skills and knowledge.