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Analysis: Men's college outdoor track grosses $31.2 million

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Southern California men's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $900,000 – or $32,149 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College men's golf grosses $173 million

From Higher Education Tribune

West Virginia University men's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $2.1 million – or $190,559 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College softball grosses $451 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Florida State University softball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $2.2 million – or $95,837 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: 31,936 college athletes play softball

From Higher Education Tribune

California, Pennsylvania and New York are the most popular states for college softball, federal data shows.

Analysis: 58,361 college athletes play baseball

From Higher Education Tribune

California, Texas and New York are the most popular states for college baseball, federal data shows.

585,402 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Phoenix, Everest University and Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana University had the most students who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

OPINION: Next Step in Dismantling Obamacare: IPAB

Taxes are lower, ISIS is on the run, and the regulatory agencies are in a ceasefire with the US economy.

U.S. Chamber taps Iowa’s Golden Openings for top award

Chosen from among 18 finalists, Urbandale's Golden Openings recently emerged as the winner of the $25,000 prize in the U.S. Chamber of Commerce-sponsored Dream Big Small Business of the Year award competition.

Urbandale resident among Woman Business Owner of the Year Award finalists

A woman from Iowa is among the finalists for the 2017 Woman Business Owner of the Year Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO).

Northeast Iowa Community College's nursing program ranked No. 1 in state

Northeast Iowa Community College's (NICC) nursing program was recently ranked No. 1 in the state following a rigorous five-year evaluation by Practicalnursing.org, a nursing advocacy group.

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs field consultant to visit Northeast Iowa Community College

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) recently announced that Veronica Jackson-Patrick, the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs's Iowa field consultant, will visit the college's Calmar, Iowa campus to learn more about local veterans and their experiences with the department. 

Northeast Iowa Community College to offer $500 scholarships to high-tech manufacturing students

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) recently announced it will offer $500 scholarships for Iowa high school seniors who will attend NICC and want to train for jobs in the high-tech manufacturing industry. 

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