Number of international students in US declines for first time in over a decade

Dive Brief:  The number of international students in the U.S. dropped for the first time in more than a decade during the 2019-20 academic year, according to the annual Open Doors report from the Institute of International Education and the U.S. Department of State.  The number of foreign nationals studying in the U.S fell 1.8% […]

Ashford U’s accreditor signs off on ownership change

Dive Brief: Ashford University’s accreditor approved its change of ownership, a critical step in the University of Arizona’s plans to acquire the for-profit online college through a nonprofit entity set up for the purpose. The resulting organization will...

The Netherlands tops EF EPI again in 2020

In 2020, the Netherlands, Denmark and Finland were ranked first, second and third, respectively, for countries most proficient in English, continuing a trend of Northern European countries placing highest in the index that has been evident for years. “On-the-job...