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August 29, 2019 - 9:49 am
The Board of Regents sets an ambitious goal of making sure 60 percent of all working-age adults in Louisiana have post-secondary education by 2030. Commissioner of Higher Education Kim Hunter Reed says that would mean more than doubling the number of credentials the state produces annually. “It is...
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Don Ames
May 26, 2019 - 11:48 am
Education officials in Louisiana say a record number of last year's public high school graduates enrolled in college immediately following graduation. The State Education Department and Board of Regents announced that 25,083 of those graduates became college students in the fall. That's 1,566 more...
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March 31, 2019 - 1:10 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Louisiana's higher education policy leaders are setting an ambitious goal for the state. They are striving for six in 10 working-age adults to hold a college degree or other employment credential beyond a high school diploma by 2030. That's a high bar in Louisiana, which...
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