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WVU Implements International Student Fee and Students Are Not Happy about It

News source: WDTV of Monongalia county, WV. West Virginia University is planning to slap a surcharge on international students.  Beginning this spring term, all international undergraduate students will be "taxed" an additional $300 on top of their full tuition. Why is the fee? 'The purpose of the fee is to cover the costs of meeting [...]
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International Students May Have to Reapply for Student Visa Every Year

While many U.S. colleges expect lower international enrollment this fall, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is considering a proposal that will only serve to aggravate the situation further.  Should this proposal pass, it will be 18 months before these regulations take effect. What is in the Proposal? It is "to require international students to reapply for permission to stay in the [...]
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World’s Top 50 MBAs for Entrepreneurship 2017 by FT.com – 24 U.S. Schools Made the List

An MBA degree from a highly ranked American school can cost well over $150,000.00 in today's market.   This naturally begs the question “Is an MBA degree a cost effective investment?”  Well, this depends upon what your expectations are, the nature of your job, and what is expected of you in that position. Not all [...]
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Large Scholarships Lead to College Degrees and Careers in Video Gaming: eSports

The latest educational trend offers lucrative job opportunities upon graduation.  More students are choosing to ride the wave rather than get left behind. Video Games Has Become a Sport eSport – team video game competition — is coming to more college campuses, and some schools are treating these digital leagues like traditional sports, complete with recruiting, [...]
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World Reputation Rankings 2017 – See Which Countries with Schools Among the Top 101

The Times Higher Education has just published it's annual world reputation rankings for 2017.   The publication, "World Reputation Rankings 2017" is based on information collected by "the world’s largest invitation-only opinion survey" of leading academics. Each scholar participated in the survey named a maximum of 15 universities that they believe are the best research and [...]
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