Naicu
Another Highlight

News Search of the Week

Here's what the media are saying about:

President Obama's College Affordability/ Accountability Proposals

. . . or visit either our short list of hot topics or our full search-by-topic list to browse news and commentary on any of 100+ higher ed topics.



Another Highlight

User Login

Forgot Password?

Not a user? [Sign Up]

Busting the Myths about Private Colleges


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

Read More

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





Print

E-mail

Better Advising Beats Free Tuition for Improving Degree Completion, Say Experts

Chronicle of Higher Education


February 22, 2016


In getting more students to complete their degrees, the use of highly structured curricula and proactive advising systems holds more promise than performance pay, free tuition for the first two years of college, or expanding credit for off-campus coursework, according to a survey of higher-education experts.


Add to Digg! Add to Delicious Add to Facebook Add to LinkedIn  Add to StumbleUpon Add to Twitter RSS