Lessons from the Great Recession Can Protect College Students Today Kevin Cook, Hans Johnson April 29 2020 State funding for public higher education saw deep cuts during the last downturn, while for-profit colleges moved to the forefront.
Should Applying for College Financial Aid Be a High School Requirement? Courtney Lee September 19 2019 A bill introduced in the state legislature would make it mandatory to apply for college financial aid as a way to increase the share of students who receive awards.
New Federal Data Sheds Light on Student Debt in California Hans Johnson August 9 2019 For the first time ever, the federal government has released data on college graduates’ student debt by type of degree and field of study.
State-level Strategies to Reduce Student Debt Courtney Lee March 19 2019 With college costs and student debt on the rise in California, state policymakers are considering ways to ease the burden of student loans.