Boston University ranked seventh among colleges that make the most revenue off applications in the United States, according to a recent analysis of national universities by LendEDU. BU generated an estimated $4,595,280 off application fees in the 2016-17 academic year, according to the data from LendEDU. Approximately $3,242,720 of the total came from applications that were rejected. LendEDU, a website that compares financial products such as student loans and credit cards, ranked national universities in several categories, including total revenue generated from both accepted and denied applications as well as yield, which is the ratio of enrolled to admitted students. BU followed the University of Southern California, which was No. 5, and the University of California, Santa Barbara, which was No. 6, in rank. The study notes its values are estimates that may be skewed because universities often offer fee waivers, which would reduce the revenue generated. BU spokesperson Colin Riley … [Read more...] about BU ranks No. 7 on list of colleges that make most money off applications
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Jeff Johnson The Gazette The United States Hockey League becomes home for 4 European members of Cedar Rapids RoughRiders Cedar Rapids Prairie beats Dubuque Hempstead to climb within step of state tournament Dream big: Alburnett seeks its first boys' state basketball trip Davenport Assumption outslugs Cedar Rapids Xavier in 3A substate semifinal All-River Valley Conference boys' basketball: 4 area players unanimous picks for elite team All articles by Jeff CEDAR RAPIDS — Their paths to get here were different. Their reasons for being here are different. But four European members of the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders are here, a very long way from home, getting used to life in North America and trying to advance their hockey careers in the United States Hockey League. “It has been good,” said Adam Backehag. “I wanted to be here.” “I … [Read more...] about The United States Hockey League becomes home for 4 European members of Cedar Rapids RoughRiders
US & Canada By Cache McClay BBC News, Washington 15 February 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-47234239 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel When Kamala Harris, one of the early frontrunners for the 2020 Democratic … [Read more...] about The story of historically black colleges in the US
Which U.S. cities are the worst places to live in 2019? Surprisingly, sunny California and Hawaii actually boast some of the worst places to live. Allison Underhill, provided by Published 3:40 pm PST, Monday, February 11, 2019 Rigoberto Arroyofishes from a canal in Mendota, California. Many of the nation’s farmers and ranchers fear the loss of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia means the Obama administration’s broad definition of federally protected waters will prevail. less Rigoberto Arroyofishes from a canal in Mendota, California. Many of the nation’s farmers and ranchers fear the loss of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia means the Obama administration’s broad definition ... more Photo: Jae C. Hong /Associated Press Photo: Jae C. Hong /Associated Press Image 1 … [Read more...] about California city named 2019’s worst place to live in the United States
The Boston area has a well-known reputation for its prestigious universities. Harvard. MIT. The list goes on. But there are a few local colleges that arguably don’t get the recognition they deserve. CollegeVine, a Cambridge-based college guidance company, recently examined the “most underrated” colleges in the United States, by comparing their cost of attendance and generosity of financial aid with “qualitative data” on students’ career outcomes. Unlike traditional college rankings, CollegeVine co-founder Vinay Bhaskara said they primarily focused on financial outcomes, like students’ starting salary and return on investment one and five years after graduating, as well as “qualitative outcomes like job placements.” And in their final list released Monday morning, two schools in the Boston area — or, to be more specific, two schools in Wellesley — just made the top 10. Both Babson College and Wellesley … [Read more...] about The most underrated colleges in the country? These local schools made the list.