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  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...

  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...

  • LONDON, Oct 14- Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever setting foot on campus. As the economy recovered in its biggest market, the United States, more people went into employment than education. It has also suffered from students borrowing or buying...

  • Dipont denies the allegations of application fraud but boasts of its special relationship with some 20 U.S. colleges, which include Vanderbilt University, Wellesley College, Tulane University and the University of Virginia. Their admissions officers have visited China since 2014, personally advising Dipont students at an annual summer program on how to...

  • Singaporean students who're feeling the pinch have good reason, according to new research that shows fees have jumped 38 percent since 2007.

  • LONDON, Oct 11- Bank of England policymaker Michael Saunders said on Tuesday he would not be surprised if the pound fell further, but the BoE could overlook the effect of weak sterling on inflation, possibly for years. Another new BoE policymaker- University of Chicago academic Anil Kashyap, who has just joined the Financial Policy Committee- told lawmakers on...

  • BOSTON, Oct 10- The University of Texas said on Monday that Bruce Zimmerman, who invested some $37 billion on behalf of the public university system, has resigned after nearly a decade on the job. He started in the position in 2007 when total assets at UTIMCO, which manages money for the University of Texas, Texas A&M University and the Permanent University fund,...

  • The need for hard-to-swallow tradeoffs stems from the dire state of the nation's third largest school district and a broader fiscal distress confronting Illinois and Chicago. The state, the city and the school district have all had their credit ratings cut to junk, or just above it, and a political stalemate in the state capital, Springfield, means Chicago Mayor...

  • The need for hard-to-swallow tradeoffs stems from the dire state of the nation's third largest school district and a broader fiscal distress confronting Illinois and Chicago. The state, the city and the school district have all had their credit ratings cut to junk, or just above it, and a political stalemate in the state capital, Springfield, means Chicago Mayor...

  • Tech boot camps: The 'new' trade schools

    Many Americans are seeking out tech boot camps to teach them a new specific skill set. Sebastian Thrun, Udacity, discusses his self-driving car engineer program; Ricardo Parker, Chronos Global Academy, discusses his virtual reality courses.

  • No university does that better than Stanford University, which once again tops the Reuters 100. Decade after decade, Stanford's students and faculty consistently innovate. A 2012 study by the university estimated that all the companies formed by Stanford entrepreneurs generate $2.7 trillion in annual revenue, which would be equivalent to the 10th largest...

  • No university does that better than Stanford University, which once again tops the Reuters 100. Decade after decade, Stanford's students and faculty consistently innovate. A 2012 study by the university estimated that all the companies formed by Stanford entrepreneurs generate $2.7 trillion in annual revenue, which would be equivalent to the 10th largest...

  • No university does that better than Stanford University, which once again tops the Reuters 100. Decade after decade, Stanford's students and faculty consistently innovate. A 2012 study by the university estimated that all the companies formed by Stanford entrepreneurs generate $2.7 trillion in annual revenue, which would be equivalent to the 10th largest...

  • No university does that better than Stanford University, which once again tops the Reuters 100. Decade after decade, Stanford's students and faculty consistently innovate. A 2012 study by the university estimated that all the companies formed by Stanford entrepreneurs generate $2.7 trillion in annual revenue, which would be equivalent to the 10th largest...

  • Oxford tops world university rankings

    Phil Baty, editor of The Times Higher Education Rankings, discusses the results and trends within universities.

  • The newest fast-growing Australian export? Education

    The number of foreign students in Australian universities is on the rise, making education an important new export from the country.

  • Executive Edge: Downside of big data

    Actually, models are opinions embedded in mathematics, says Cathy O'Neil, data scientist, discussing her new book, "Weapons of math destruction: How big data increases inequality and threatens democracy.

  • Saturday Kids, a coding academy for children, in Singapore.

    Young students the world over are learning computer languages to perform tasks from making video games to building data visualizations.

  • What is the future of for-profit colleges?

    Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed news editor, discusses the future of the for-profit higher education industry, following ITT Tech's decision to permanently close all its campuses nationwide.

  • ITT Educational Services, Inc. headquarters stand in Indianapolis, Indiana.

    ITT Educational Services said it would discontinue operations at all of its ITT Technical Institutes, affecting more than 8,000 employees.