International Student Mobility Research Report

“…the road ahead for most U.S. institutions of higher education will not be smooth as many institutions grapple with challenges in meeting recruitment goals with limited time and tight budgets.” This report, recently released by World Education Services, provides some useful information about enrollment trends among international students.  One of the key points is that … Continue reading International Student Mobility Research Report

Higher Education in East Asia (World Bank)

Where Does the Path to Higher Education Lead?  East Asian countries need to make the leap from middle-income to high-income countries, and higher education will be key. The forthcoming flagship report explores higher education in East Asia and the changes needed to make this happen. This site features studies that underpin the report, focusing on: … Continue reading Higher Education in East Asia (World Bank)

New Dissertation: An Analysis of the Community College Concept in the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam

If you have an interest in Vietnamese community colleges, a fairly recent phenomenon in Vietnam's postsecondary education system, you'll want to get  a copy of a new Ph.D. dissertation entitled An Analysis of the Community College Concept in the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam by Cindy Epperson.  Dr. Epperson is Professor of Sociology and Global Studies/International Partnerships Coordinator at St. … Continue reading New Dissertation: An Analysis of the Community College Concept in the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam