View compensation data on chief executives at public and private nonprofit colleges in the United States as far back as 2008. Newly updated with private-college compensation data for 2014. The Chronicle’s executive-compensation package includes the latest data on more than 1,200 chief executives at more than 600 private colleges from 2008-14 and nearly 250 public universities and systems from 2010-15. Hover
High School Graduate Plateau A decade-long stagnation in the number of U.S. high school graduates is setting in, and the number of students receiving diplomas in 2017 is expected to drop significantly. The stagnating number of graduates breaks nearly two decades of reliable increases and comes as significant demographic changes reshape where students live and from what backgrounds they come.
New Oriental, China’s biggest private educator, is accused of fraud. Thanks to two U.S. consultants, it also has access to top college admissions officers. SHANGHAI/SHELTER ISLAND, New York – Thomas Benson once ran a small liberal arts college in Vermont. Stephen Gessner served as president of the school board for New York’s Shelter Island. More recently, they’ve been opening doors for