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Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

University of the District of Columbia was among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

University of Phoenix-Washington DC and University of the District of Columbia have some of the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Georgetown University has one of the best 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Farming coalition launches 'Tariffs Hurt the Heartland' campaign

A farming coalition's campaign announced this week to call attention to the pain caused by the ongoing trade war is carrying a message intended for President Donald Trump and it's one the president is bound to hear, a Montana farmer and trade consultant said during a recent interview.

Illinois farmer calls on Washington to end trade war while farming group announces anti-tariff coalition

From Illinois Business Daily

A longtime northwest Illinois farmer called upon Washington today to end the Trump administration's trade war with much of the rest of the First World as a farming coalition announced the launch of a campaign to call attention to the pain that war is causing.

Farmers for Free Trade's ad campaign pits farmers against Trump's trade war

From Ohio Business Daily

Farmers for Free Trade has launched Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, an advertising campaign featuring true stories of how tariffs will damage the country’s agricultural base.

Sticker shock: Which 4-year U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at University of the District of Columbia face among the lowest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which 4-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Georgetown University face among the steepest cost of attending four-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Which District of Columbia colleges receive the least state student aid?

University of the District of Columbia and Technical Learning Centers Inc reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among District of Columbia schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal dat

Which District of Columbia colleges receive the most state student aid?

Gallaudet University and Trinity Washington University reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among District of Columbia schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Residents in District of Columbia face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

The price of education: Which 2-year District of Columbia schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

District of Columbia residents attending two-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts, Technical Learning Centers Inc and Career Technical Institute.

The price of education: Which 2-year District of Columbia schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

District of Columbia residents attending two-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Bennett Career Institute, Career Technical Institute and Technical Learning Centers Inc, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

The price of education: Which 4-year District of Columbia schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

District of Columbia residents attending four-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at University of the District of Columbia, University of Phoenix-Washington DC and Strayer University-District of Columbia, according to a Higher Education Tribune

The price of education: Which 4-year District of Columbia schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

District of Columbia residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at George Washington University, Georgetown University and American University, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

The price of education: Which District of Columbia schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

District of Columbia residents pay the lowest in-state tuition at University of the District of Columbia, National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts and University of Phoenix-Washington DC, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Homeowners in Hawaii, Alabama, Colorado pay lowest property tax rate in U.S.

From Arizona Business Daily

With an effective property tax rate of about 0.33 percent, Honolulu has the lowest property tax rate among U.S. cities, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

Analysis: College athletics grossed $31,832 per athlete in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Georgia grossed $352,349 per athlete in 2016 – the highest of all athletic programs that year, followed by University of Texas at Austin ($346,947 per athlete) and Louisiana State University ($315,988 per athlete), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: Homeowners in Pennsylvania metro area pay highest property tax rate in U.S.

From Keystone Business News

With an effective property tax rate of about 3.9 percent, the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre-Hazleton metropolitan area in Pennsylvania has the No. 1 highest tax rate among U.S. cities, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

Nationally, public colleges, universities face borrower default rate of 11.28%

From Higher Education Tribune

At Culpeper Cosmetology Training Center in Virginia, 34.5 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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