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Busting the Myths about Private Colleges


NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit 9myths.org to get the facts!

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Private Colleges Focus on Affordability


New campus affordability measures are helping to keep students' and families' out-of-pocket costs as low as possible. Tuition cuts and freezes, three-year degree programs, and more. Complete list



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5 Years On, Renewed Higher-Ed Act Has Lost Its Luster

Chronicle of Higher Education


August 12, 2013


As Congress prepares for the next renewal of the Higher Education Act, due in 2014, many of the changes in the 2008 reauthorization now seem less transformative than trivial. For colleges and their accreditors, the law's chief legacy may be greater federal oversight and a mountain of new reporting requirements. Here's a look at what the bill has accomplished in three key areas: affordability, accountability, and transparency.


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