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WANT A WHITE-COLLAR CAREER WITHOUT COLLEGE DEBT? BECOME AN APPRENTICE In health care, financial services, software development — even law — apprenticeships are offering an alternative to paying college tuition. ‘A New U: Faster + Cheaper Alternatives to College’ A Q&A with Ryan Craig, investor and author of a new book about the changing landscape for education and training credentials and the implications for traditional higher education. The ‘last mile’ in education and training After graduating from college in 1994, I spent a few years at McKinsey & Co. — a young kid in an ill-fitting suit naively but energetically attempting to convince experienced and jaded managers to do their jobs differently. Tiber Health wants to solve the world's doctor shortage While it may look unassuming, with its campus bordered by empty lots, low slung buildings, auto body shops and the freeway, Ponce Health Sciences University is ground zero for an experiment in education that could radically... Free Market Can Deliver Free College Remember paying your broker $200 a trade? Higher education is at that stage today.
The Covid-19 pandemic forced colleges to shift to online learning, often with disastrous results. Students are no fools...
A coding school where college grads train and work without spending... Right around this time last year, Edward Young was donning a cap and gown for graduation at St. John’s University in New York. He figured his bachelor’s degree in computer science would open doors to all sorts of tech jobs, but...

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IS THIS THE END OF COLLEGE AS WE KNOW IT?

Nov 25, 2020
For millions of Americans, getting a four-year degree no longer makes sense. Here's what could replace it.
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Ghana: Education Unbundling in a Pandemic Era

Nov 24, 2020
Bundling is a situation where the seller combines different items into one package and sells you the whole bunch even if you only wanted one or two items.
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In AI, Colleges See Cost-Effective Ways to Boost Enrollment

Nov 23, 2020
Institutions use a variety of artificial intelligence applications to improve enrollment and retention rates.
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Follow Your Dreams: How This Platform Guides Learners From Passion to...

Nov 12, 2020
Now is the perfect time to start a "passion career," says Rob Kingyens, Founder and CEO of New York-based online learning platform Yellowbrick. But many people struggle to even identify their passions, let alone connect them to a viable career path.
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Ponce Health Sciences University Team Secures its First US Patent

Nov 11, 2020
Headed by trio of female scientists
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Ending College Supremacy

Oct 26, 2020
The divide between those with and without degrees hurts higher education and the country. Ryan Craig says colleges and universities must work to close that gap.
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Steve "Tasty Steve" Scott Announces Gaming and Esports Scholarship

Oct 25, 2020
Steve "Tasty Steve" Scott is a high-energy, positive part of the fighting game community, so it's great news to see that Tasty Steve has created a scholarship. For those not in the know, Tasty Steve hails from the Midwest and has been an analyst for Dragon Ball FighterZ and Street Fighter V. Whether...
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Why you need a mentor during the pandemic, and how to find one

Oct 24, 2020
Scott Dettman, CEO of Avenica, has advice for people seeking professional advancement during the time of COVID.
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Colorado-based Techtonic Introduces Software Development Apprenticeship Program

Oct 23, 2020
Colorado-based Techtonic enters Nebraska with an industry-leading Software Development Apprenticeship Program.
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Texas State student withdrawals increase largely due to pandemic

Oct 11, 2020
Texas State reported a significant increase in student withdrawals and a drop in international student enrollment due to COVID-19 complications.
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