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[23 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Should colleges charge for academic credit earned from unpaid internships?

Students at several schools are beginning to allege publicly that colleges are profiting from their free labor, collecting money from families already stretched by the high cost of higher education while being spared the expense of providing instruction.

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[19 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Should All High School Graduates Go To College?

The Center for College Affordability and Productivity explores the pros and cons of attending school past high school graduation. CCAP is dedicated to researching the rising costs and stagnant efficiency in higher education.

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[5 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Virginia Colleges Named “Best Value” by Forbes

Eleven Virginia universities have been named to Forbes 2016 list of 300 Best Value Schools, including five that made the top 50.

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[15 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]
Sen. Warner to Meet with GMU Students to Discuss Clinton’s New College Compact

Clinton’s New College Compact will ensure that students can attend a 4-year public college without taking out loans for tuition and attend community college tuition-free.

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[9 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]
College News Around the Commonwealth

Over recent years there’s been a steady escalation of concern about the admissions process at the most revered, selective American colleges. And little by little, those colleges have made tweaks.

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[10 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]
Best Student Checking Accounts

Finding the right checking account is only part of the everyday banking battle for college students. Using the account responsibly and minimizing unnecessary fees are also extremely important.

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[18 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Thoughts: I Wouldn’t be Here Without Community College

By: Sam Myers Jr., White House Liaison
After some soul searching and a realization that it might be difficult to enter a university with only my DMACC credits, I enrolled in night classes at NOVA.

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[16 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
College Scorecard to Help Students Find Schools That Will Benefit Them the Most

President Obama announced the launch of a new College Scorecard, meant to help students and parents identify which schools provide the biggest bang for the buck.