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Cal State lowers enrollment growth

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Enrollment growth at California State University will be cut by half this fall – from 20,000 to about 10,000 additional students – after state funding fell short of expectations, according to […]

07/23/2014

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CSU commits $50 million to degree completion program

LONG BEACH (CNS) – The California State University system will commit $50 million to bolster students’ ability to complete their degrees through steps such as enhanced advising services and an increase in the number of […]

01/30/2014

Registered nurse Salanda Bowman, left, talks with part-time Kentucky Wesleyan College student Jason Ward, of Whitesville, about job openings at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital during a Regional Career and Job Fair in the Owensboro Sports Center  in Owensboro, Ky. (AP Photo/The Messenger-Inquirer, Gary Emord-Netzley, File)

US hiring slows in September to just 148,000 jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy added just 148,000 jobs in September, suggesting that employers held back on hiring before a 16-day partial government shutdown began Oct. 1. Still, hiring last month was enough to […]

10/22/2013

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Cal State expands availability of online classes

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) – California State University students will be able to earn credit this fall by completing online courses offered through any of the system’s 23 campuses. CSU officials announced Wednesday that full-time […]

08/02/2013

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Merle Haggard honored by Cal State Bakersfield

  BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — They call him “The Hag,” but now Merle Haggard can answer to “doctor” as well. Haggard was presented an honorary doctorate Friday by California State University, Bakersfield. The doctor of […]

06/14/2013

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Cal State trustees appoint 5 campus presidents

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Five of the California State University’s 23 campuses are getting new leaders. The university’s Board of Trustees announced Wednesday that it had approved a round of presidential appointments. Three of the […]

05/22/2013

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No bomb found after threats to 2 Calif. campuses

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When a 911 caller told Southern California police Thursday that there were bombs at two state universities, one campus decided to evacuate thousands of students while the other quietly conducted searches.

04/18/2013

Calif. bill would permit online courses for credit

LOS ANGELES (AP) – California would allow private, online education companies to offer courses for credit at state colleges and universities, under a bill introduced Wednesday in the state Legislature.

03/13/2013

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University of California wants more classes online

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — University of California leaders on Wednesday called for an expansion of online courses to help the 10-campus system contain costs, broaden access and hold down tuition rates.

01/16/2013

New CSU chief requests pay cut to help system

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The California State University board of trustees on Wednesday approved a $380,000 salary for the system’s incoming chancellor that included a 10 percent pay cut at his request. The board had […]

11/14/2012

Cal State students want fee hikes to be postponed

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) – A group of California State University students say they plan to ask the board of trustees to postpone a set of proposed tuition hikes while the effect of the increases […]

11/13/2012

Cal State mulls 3 fee hikes to push graduation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California State University is considering three new fee hikes designed to push students to earn their degrees faster and open up more classroom seats and enrollment slots for new and existing […]

11/08/2012

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