By: Rich Nickel Access to reliable financial aid is a crucial aspect in making college accessible and affordable to students. This is important if Arizona is to reach its aggressive postsecondary attainment goals and create a highly-skilled workforce to drive the economy into the future. Except for aid provided at the discretion of individual institutions, […]read more
Last month, President Obama issued a presidential proclamation: November would be National College Application Month. The president asked that all Americans—including public officials, educators, parents and students—observe this month and encourage more of our youth to follow paths to higher education.
Arizona itself has more than 80,000 students in their senior year of high school. And as many of them think about applying to college they are hopeful for their futures—futures that include a college certificate or degree.read more