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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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No Love for Accreditation

Inside Higher Ed


June 14, 2013


When lawmakers do sit down to rewrite the Higher Education Act, accreditation will be under a particularly harsh spotlight. That was clear at a hearing Thursday of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce’s subcommittee on higher education and workforce training. Members of Congress of both parties seemed to agree more with the critics, saying they were skeptical that traditional accreditation was flexible enough to respond to new developments in higher education.


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