Future of Higher Education - August 2017
Huron's new, complimentary tool provides practical examples to assist you in a self-examination of internal controls aligned with Single Audit Compliance Requirements. It's a starting point for evaluating control frameworks recommended by the Uniform Guidance and Compliance Supplement.
Starting January 2018, the University of Michigan will offer the "Go Blue Guarantee," a free tuition program for in-state students who have annual family earnings of up to $65,000.
Diverse Issues in Higher Education
Future College Models
In today's challenging fiscal environment, many higher education institutions are focusing on improving alumni relationships to help address funding issues.
Indiana University's eText initiative, a digital textbook model that includes direct partnerships with publishers, has helped save students more than $3 million annually.
EdTech: Focus on Higher Education
Bob Monroe, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University, explains the importance of coordinating traditional, in-person interactions with online educational delivery methods.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has identified more than 1,000 class II medical devices that are exempt from 510(k) requirements.
Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society
The high price of drugs often helps pay for research in the medical community, rather than generating profits for the industry.
New York Times
A study out of Oregon State University found that students who attend universities that cost more and spend more on instructional and student-related expenses are more likely to graduate.
Inside Higher Ed
Today's students are less likely to have the traditional four-year college experience than they were just five years ago.
An optimized service delivery model can address the administrative minutia and supervisory responsibilities that negatively impact the effectiveness of department chairs.
By redesigning their chart of accounts, universities are set up for successful transitions to the Cloud and able to establish robust, financial structures with greater transparency.