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Oregon College of Oriental Medicine to Close

Trustees at Oregon College of Oriental Medicine voted last week to close the institution, noting financial challenges exacerbated by the...

Roman Catholic Colleges in Iowa Explore ‘Strategic Combination’

St. Ambrose and Mount Mercy Universities, two Roman Catholic institutions that lie about 80 miles apart from each other in...
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Wells College Announces Closure

The small, private institution in New York will shut down at the end of the semester. It’s the latest blow to the Empire State’s higher education landscape.

University of Saint Katherine Announces Closure

The University of Saint Katherine in California is filing for bankruptcy and closing by the end of the spring semester...
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Goddard College Announces Closure

The small, progressive Vermont college will close at the end of the spring semester. It’s another blow to a state that has lost a number of higher ed institutions in recent years.

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Yes, Colleges Do Close

Many will soon—and leaders’ collective refusal to discuss this openly only makes things worse, John J. Smetanka writes.

A quote from board chair, Keith Thompson, imposed on a photo of Birmingham-Southern College’s campus. The quote reads, “This is a tragic day for the College, our students, our employees, and our alumni.”

Birmingham-Southern Announces Abrupt Closure

Denied a lifeline from a tailor-made state loan program, the small, private Christian institution will close in May after years of financial issues.

College of Saint Rose Campus

Making College Mergers Easier in New York

State weighs changes that would let struggling private colleges team up with out-of-state institutions.