Governor Jared Polis announces Colorado colleges and universities will again waive applications fees on October 13
DENVER – Sept.
DENVER – Sept.
DENVER – Sept. 18, 2020: The Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) recently launched four new statewide transfer articulation agreements in computer science, dance, journalism and public health. The agreements, approved by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education (CCHE) and developed by faculty at two- and four-year public colleges and universities across the state—enable students to earn an associate degree with “designation” in a specific discipline or professional field, and then transfer into a related bachelor’s degree program.
DENVER – Sept. 17, 2020: Nearly 50,500 students took at least one dual enrollment course during the 2018-19 academic year, according to a report released today by the Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) and Colorado Department of Education (CDE). This was an increase of nearly 4,700 students from 2017-18, or a 9.2% jump in dual enrollment participation overall.
DENVER- Governor Jared Polis launched the $32.7 million Response, Innovation, and Student Equity Education (RISE) fund today to support high-needs school districts, charter schools, and public institutions of higher education in creating sustainable innovations to improve student learning, close equity gaps, and enhance operational efficiency for pre-K-12 through higher education.
DENVER, Sept. 8, 2020: On Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, the Colorado Commission on Higher Education voted unanimously to support the repeal of the Gallagher Amendment, recognizing that the repeal would benefit higher education.
DENVER, Aug. 12, 2020: The Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative (COSI) continues to invest in postsecondary scholarships for students. The program announced today the availability of $7.5 million for the 2020-2021 round of matching student scholarship grants.
Annual ‘The Road to Affordability: Reducing Cost and Maximizing Value’ underscores the importance of containing college costs and shows that selecting an intentional postsecondary pathway is an essential decision for students to yield higher wages
DENVER, May 29, 2020: The Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) will host an Open Educational Resources (OER) Virtual Summit on Friday, June 5, in collaboration with the OER Council and experts from around the state and country.