Math professors say roughly half of the students who take college algebra fail it at least once.
A plan to fix Missouri’s flawed student transfer system has narrowly passed the House.
Tuition will increase by $366 for Illinois residents, bringing tuition totals to $7,662 for in-state students and about $21,740 in tuition and fees for out-of-state students.
Missouri senators have given initial approval to a less expensive proposal to fix issues with the state’s flawed student transfer law.
Only one board member cast a dissenting vote, making the analogy it was like handing someone a pistol and ask them to kill themselves.
Normandy school parents applaud the board’s decision Thursday night to go delinquent on $1.3 million worth of tuition payments to 14 other districts that have taken in transfers students.
A spokes person for the district said for the partial month of August the total to be paid to other districts is $750,000.
Room and board will also rise. The increase for the 2013-14 academic year is slightly less than earlier estimates of a 2 percent boost.
University of Illinois trustees Thursday voted to raise tuition for in-state students starting school this fall by 1.7 percent.
SeekingArrangement.com says 72 UMSL coeds in 2012 were part of a trend of cash-strapped students trading a relationship with an older man for tuition money.