Higher Education |

Cal State freshmen behind in math, English

Photo courtesy CSU Dominguez Hills
| More than 40 percent of Cal State entering freshmen can't do college level math, English or both. They end up in remediation classes.

LAO: Reject Gov. Brown's college funding plan

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Gov. Brown is proposing a $1.2 billion funding increase for public colleges next fiscal year, but the legislative analyst's office wants funding goals.

College fund will pay for Dreamers to go to Long Beach schools

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The scholarship fund co-founded by former Washington Post owner Donald Graham will pay for 1,000 students to go to college

Even at best high schools, Latinos bound for community college

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Latinos in California's best high schools mostly enroll in community college after graduation, while their white and Asian peers go to four-year universities.

5 tips for college federal financial aid application

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More than 10 million people receive federal financial aid for higher education. But it all starts with an application, which is now available.

Revamped, computerized GED test unveiled this week

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The GED's makeover includes drag and drop options on a computer screen to demonstrate grasp of concepts. And there are more essay questions, too.