June 03, 2011
Summary of the Education Department's final gainful employment program regulations that took effect in July 2011.
ED's Final Gainful Employment Regulations
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January 31, 2018
Both the House and Senate have begun work on reauthorizing the Higher Education Act (HEA), the nation's main law governing postsecondary education. To help with advocacy on these efforts, ACE has launched a resource page that includes information about the process along with links to contact Congress.
December 13, 2017
The Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity through Education Reform (PROSPER) Act now goes to the full House for consideration.
December 11, 2017
ACE and 36 other higher education associations sent a letter today to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce as it begins the process of reauthorizing the primary federal law governing higher education, last updated in 2008.
December 04, 2017
The House Committee on Education and the Workforce has released a comprehensive bill to reauthorize the HEA, last renewed in 2008. The legislation includes some positive proposals but could negatively impact students and college affordability.
December 01, 2017
Statement on the comprehensive bill released by the House Committee on Education and the Workforce to reauthorize the Higher Education Act (HEA), last renewed in 2008.