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APSCU Comments on Release of Cohort Default Rates and Adjustment of Calculation

Washington, D.C., September 24, 2014—Following the U.S. Department of Education's release of the official three-year federal student loan cohort default rate (CDR), APSCU Vice President of Public Affairs Noah Black released the following statement:


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APSCU Offers Comments on the Higher Education Affordability Act

 
Washington, D.C., August 29, 2014—APSCU President and CEO Steve Gunderson sent a letter to U.S. Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) with comments on the Higher Education Affordability Act (HEAA), the discussion draft proposal for the upcoming reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.
 

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  • APSCU Statement on Senate HELP Committee Majority Staff Report (07/30/2014)

    Following the release of a report on Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits from U.S. Senator Tom Harkin, Chairman of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, APSCU's vice president of military and veterans affairs Michael Dakduk released the following statement.

  • APSCU Announces 2014 Achievement Award Winners (06/04/2014)

    APSCU announced the recipients of the 2014 Achievement Awards. This year, APSCU will honor the accomplishments of an educator and a graduate within the private sector college community.

  • IP-Intensive Industries Skill Sets Are Focus of New Report (12/05/2013)

    Private sector institutions were responsible for awarding 23 percent of all the degrees and certifications required to earn jobs in IP-intensive industries in 2012. Three-quarters of these jobs are in STEM fields: technologists, technicians, and production workers that support scientists, engineers, and managers who research, develop, and manufacture innovative products and services. This data is in a new report released today by the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities (APSCU).

 

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