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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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Mount St. Mary’s University and the Dilemma Facing American Higher Education

Washington Post - Opinion


March 1, 2016


Contributor Jeffrey J. Selingo writes: The controversy at Mount St. Mary’s University in Maryland illustrates the paradoxical challenge facing American higher education: universities need to be run with more of a focus on the bottom line, but at their core, colleges are not corporations. Colleges and universities are unique institutions driven by a mission to expand and disseminate knowledge through research and teaching.


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