According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
Women make up nearly half the American workforce, yet only 3 percent of engineers, 15 percent of math and computer workers, and 14 percent of scientists are women.
Michigan’s 15 public universities are responsible for more than 120,000 Michigan jobs and $23.9 billion in total economic activity, according to an economic study comissioned by the Presidents Council of the State Universities of Michigan.
A new study from the Brookings Center on Children and Families finds that a college education might not be a wise investment for some people.
If college here in metro Detroit is breaking the bank, consider an international option and cross the border. Find out why savvy education shoppers are putting Canadian universities on their short list in this special report by WWJ’s Kathryn Larson.
Wednesday is decision day for high school seniors across Michigan, who will be choosing where to go to college.
If a family is unable to contribute the entire cost, financial aid is available to bridge the gap. Learn more about the three main types of financial aid.
The donation is believed to be by far the largest ever gift to such a program, and comes at a time when most major gifts to higher education are supporting science, not the humanities.
A Democratic lawmaker has introduced two joint resolutions that would provide any active-duty, reserve or honorary discharged service members with in-state tuition at Michigan state universities and community colleges.
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