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More students are leaving college without a degree

More future jobs will require a college degree, yet more students are dropping out with no credential

Many HBCUs are teetering between surviving and thriving

These storied schools are largely responsible for the nation’s black middle class. They are also on the brink of financial ruin.

Some colleges seek radical solutions to survive

Many schools are trying strategies from the business world to stay afloat

Hispanic-serving institutions set to lose $100 million

Congressional leaders disagree about how to continue funding for colleges that serve minority students