November 10, 2004
This publication describes the major characteristics of American higher education and important issues that challenge it, linking back as appropriate to essential philosophical underpinnings of American higher education history.
An Overview of Higher Education in the United States: Diversity, Access, and the Role of the Marketplace
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July 25, 2016
A recent three-part blog series on ACE’s Higher Education Today blog looks at financial data issues in higher education and offers insights for leaders looking to improve the way they use data in everyday decision-making.
June 20, 2016
In this exclusive Q&A, Rolando Montoya, provost of operations at Miami Dade College, shares best practices for boosting administrative productivity and graduation rates without breaking the bank.
Increase degree and certificate production. Cut costs. Ramp up transfers. Prep more students for the workforce. Community colleges are being tasked with more and more priorities, but the result is often that nothing gets prioritized, and goals go unaccomplished—unless you remember what’s truly most important.
March 15, 2016
Can higher education provide leadership on the pressing issues of inclusion that our institutions and nation face today? Yes, but only if these issues receive the focused attention they deserve by college and university leaders.
March 14, 2016
The report finds that financial decision making is best guided through business model approaches that prioritize data transparency, providing stakeholders a look into the connections between expenses, revenues and education outcomes.