Medicaid Sees 46,100 Applicants After Expansion

The state says about 46,100 people have applied for Michigan’s expanded Medicaid plan since it launched last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2014

Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?

If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.


District For Struggling Schools Loses Students

The state’s Education Achievement Authority, which currently operates low-performing schools in Detroit, has lost nearly a quarter of its students in the past year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2013

Michigan Technological University students on its Houghton campus. MTU photo.

Michgan Tech Female, Graduate Enrollment Rises

Michigan Technological University last week reported its largest freshman class since 2008, the fifth straight year of graduate student enrollment, record minority enrollment and its second-highest-ever female enrollment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2013

Declining Enrollment May Spell Doom For Districts

Swift declines in school enrollment across the Detroit area are driving school districts into debt and forcing administrators to make cuts to avoid greater financial disaster – or a state takeover.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2012

Michigan Tech's Blizzard T. Husky welcomes students to Tech's Houghton campus, Michigan Tech photo.

MTU Enrollment Features More Women Engineers

HOUGHTON — Michigan Technological University Thursday reported that the total number of students on campus this fall is 6,945, including 1,410 new undergraduates, both first-year and transfer students.  That’s down from 7,031 a year ago. […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012

Grand Valley State University's main campus in Allendale. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Grand Valley State Welcomes Record Number Of Freshmen

Grand Valley State University announced Thursday that a record number of first-year students enrolled this fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2012

(Photo: WWJ, File)

DPS Enrollment Showing Signs Of Improvement

Detroit Collegiate Prep Academy is one of the schools that has experienced early enrollment success as 100 percent of their 9th graders are returning for their sophomore year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2012


Community College Enrollment Continues To Climb

Community colleges in Metro Detroit are anticipating another year of record enrollment in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2012

Michigan Education Trust Enrollment Period Opens

Parents once again can begin enrolling their children in Michigan’s prepaid tuition program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011