In the middle of pushing to reform higher education, Governor Rick Scott has posted the salaries of Florida’s university employees online, and the move is prompting pushback from faculty.
Florida’s Prepaid College plan goes on sale once again on Monday but be prepared to dig deep into your bank account to prepay for your little one’s educational future.
Going to college is the dream of most parents for their children. But, as the recession continues to pinch pocketbooks and college costs continue to increase, the debt load students face now is rising to an almost unmanageable position.
Two Democratic state lawmakers, one from Miami, have offered a bill for the 2012 legislative session that would create a pathway for undocumented immigrants to get in-state tuition.
If you have a student in a Florida state college or university, or if you’re headed to school this fall, you’ll be paying more for your education. For the third year in a row, undergraduate students at Florida universities will pay 15 percent more in tuition.
Students, get ready to shell out more for a college education in the state of Florida.
Trustees at six of Florida’s 11 state universities have unanimously agreed to raise tuition by 7 percent. That’s on top of an 8 percent increase ordered by the Legislature for the next academic year.
The popular Bright Futures scholarship may become more difficult to obtain.
Low-income students who plan to attend college may get some financial help from a Miami-Dade community agency. The agency is accepting applications beginning Friday for educational scholarships.
A majority of Floridians say they are optimistic about the state’s future, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll.