Greitens Focuses on Job Growth During State of the State``The people have sent us a message: We must do everything in our power to put people back to work in good, high-paying jobs,'' Greitens says.
Plans for Dental School at Missouri Southern PostponedMissouri Southern planned to open the dental school in partnership with the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Audit Shows Standards for Higher Education Program LackingThe performance funding program gives money to schools based on performance in areas such as student success.
Dispute Settled Over Degree Offerings From Missouri SchoolsThe report says research and professional degrees are exclusively the role of the four University of Missouri schools and that 12 community colleges should stick to granting associate degrees and certificates.
University of Illinois Brings Back Former Admissions ProcessThe university has reverted back to an early-notification option for admissions after a two-year experiment with only one application deadline.
Responding to College-Cost Audit, Nixon Touts AffordabilitySince fiscal year 2009, state funding per full-time student dropped 19 percent, according to a report released last week by Auditor Nicole Galloway.
Mulligan Named Missouri's Commissioner of Higher EducationThe commissioner of higher education leads the Missouri Department of Higher Education, which is the board's administrative arm.
WGU Missouri Holds Commencement in St. LouisThis year's graduating class has nearly 300 members
Mo. Legislature Boosts Education Money, Cuts Planned ParenthoodPlanned Parenthood will lose state funding while universities, colleges and public schools will see millions of dollars more.
Mizzou Faculty Weigh in on Search for System HeadThe council says the eventual pick should also show a willingness to listen to students and faculty.
Metro East Lawmaker Wants Budget With or Without Leaders' HelpA Metro East lawmaker has introduced some measures to fund Illinois higher education, but is he also thinking about the bigger budget picture?
Mizzou May Ban Women From Fraternity PartiesThe University of Missouri-Columbia proposed a ban of hard alcohol and females in fraternity houses on the weekends.