Over the past several years, the career services function within colleges and universities has been significantly impacted. My findings from this article is that the higher education community should: 1) use the 6-year Graduation Rate as a more realistic metric for institutions; 2) institutions with ‘poor’ Graduation Rates should get most of the attention to help improve their Graduation Rates; and 3) stop talking about the Ivy League and Ivy League equivalents, they are fine.
The Commission on Higher Education is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education to conduct accreditation and pre-accreditation (candidacy status) activities for institutions of higher education in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, including distance education and correspondence education programs offered at those institutions.
Governor John Kasich signs into law a bill containing items from the Valuing Ohio Veterans Report The report’s recommendations represent a comprehensive look at what state departments, boards, commissions, and our institutions of higher education can do to support Ohio’s veterans and service members and to make Ohio an ideal home for their civilian careers and personal lives.
Therefore, with the knowledge I gained from world ranking universities academic development focus, I recommend Ministry of Education, Department of Higher Education and VC to establish an integrated framework to guide the teaching, learning and research development within the higher education sector to develop staff capabilities throughout their academic career.
With regard to tactical competitiveness institutions of higher education in South Africa have the ability to compile a diploma or degree offering that meets or exceeds international standards in terms of offering subject content of international standard, having internationally acclaimed staff, aggressively marketing its qualifications internationally, claiming international acceptable through-put, and having acceptable grant and loan schemes accessible to students.