Residents in Pennsylvania face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.
Baylor University women's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $1.2 million – or $90,955 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Ivy Tech Community College in Indiana, Ross Medical Education Center and Everest Institute – both in Michigan – reported the largest share of borrowers from two-year institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Louisiana State University baseball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $6.4 million – or $182,464 per athlete – in 2016, followed by Florida State University ($6 million), Vanderbilt ($5.9 million), UT Austin ($7 million) and University of Mississippi ($5 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
University of Georgia grossed $352,349 per athlete in 2016 – the highest of all athletic programs that year, followed by University of Texas at Austin ($346,947 per athlete) and Louisiana State University ($315,988 per athlete), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
University of Texas at Austin grossed $207 million in 2016, making it the highest-grossing college sports program that year, followed by Ohio State University ($176 million) and University of Alabama ($174 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Stanford women's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with more than $21 million – or $1.5 million per athlete – in 2016, followed by UConn ($9 million), Baylor ($7.6 million), Florida State ($7 million) and Vanderbilt ($5.2 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Though excluded from the NCAA tournament, University of Louisville men's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with nearly $44 million – or $2.9 million per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Lincoln Financial Group recently named Kirkland Hicks its executive vice president and general counsel.
Southwest Airlines will begin nonstop service to St. Louis (STL) from Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) starting March 10, 2016, Southwest recently announced in Pittsburgh, offering one flight each way daily with fares as low as $69 one way.
Appointing Montgomery County Director of Commerce Carolina C. DiGiorgio to the Pennsylvania Commission for Women, Gov. Tom Wolf recently expressed hope that the commission would be enabled to address gender-based pay disparities in Pennsylvania.
Montgomery County Commissioners revealed this week that significant progress has been made toward restoration of the county’s dated and crumbling infrastructure, in the form of six contracts to refurbish existing bridges in need of repair, from Norristown, Pennsylvania.
Federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans will be available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives and nonprofit organizations, as well any business engaging in aquaculture, in Pennsylvania due to the excessive rain, high winds, hail, lightning and the tornado the region suffered from May 1 to July 14.
A pair of Pottstown, Pennsylvania, entities each will receive an economic development grant of $250,000 from the Montgomery County Redevelopment Authority (RDA) to strengthen in an effort to strengthen the local business climate and support tourism in the area, county commissioners said this week in Norristown.
8 new locations open in northern Pittsburgh with customizable menu and neighborhood atmosphere.
Stradley Ronon announced Wednesday that intellectual property attorney Philip J. Foret has joined the firm as a partner in its Malvern, Pennsylvania, office.
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FVM, a full-service business-to-business marketing agency based in Philadelphia, has added Proscia, a medical technology start-up, to its growing client roster, FVM said on Thursday.