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Which U.S. schools receive the most federal student aid?

North American Trade Schools, Hair Academy Inc-New Carrollton and Award Beauty School were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Which U.S. schools receive the least federal student aid?

The Temple-A Paul Mitchell Partner School, Baltimore City Community College and University of Baltimore were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least federal financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribu

These 4-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

University of Maryland-University College and Coppin State University are among four-year schools in the U.S. with the lowest 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

St Mary's College of Maryland and Washington College are among four-year schools in the U.S. with the best 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Frederick County has lowest home affordability in state

Frederick County posted the lowest home affordability index in Maryland, according to an analysis of 432 counties nationwide by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

State residents enrolled at Omega Studios' School of Applied Recording Arts & Sciences face among the steepest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Maryland

Prince George's Community College, Community College of Baltimore County and University of Maryland-University College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in Maryland, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in Maryland

The Temple-A Paul Mitchell Partner School, Institute of Health Sciences and Johns Hopkins University have the best 'on time' graduation rates in Maryland, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Frederick among counties with worst home affordability

Frederick County ranked No. 334 on a list of U.S. counties with the worst home affordability index, according to an analysis of 432 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

Hogan makes school system safety grants available

From Maryland State Wire

ANNAPOLIS – Gov. Larry Hogan has announced that $6 million is available for local schools to enhance safety.

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

Aveda Institute-Maryland, Delmarva Beauty Academy and Baltimore School of Massage-Linthicum were among U.S. schools that reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2017-18 academic year, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of

These schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Prince George's Community College, Community College of Baltimore County and University of Maryland-University College have some of the lowest 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

The Temple-A Paul Mitchell Partner School and Institute of Health Sciences have some of the best 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Farmers for Free Trade's ad campaign pits farmers against Trump's trade war

From Ohio Business Daily

Farmers for Free Trade has launched Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, an advertising campaign featuring true stories of how tariffs will damage the country’s agricultural base.

Hogan says Preakness Stakes isn't leaving Baltimore's Pimlico

From Baltimore City Wire

Gov. Larry Hogan wants to keep the Preakness Stakes at Baltimore's Pimlico race course, an important Maryland horse racing tradition for more than 140 years.

Junior colleges report borrower default rate of 18%

From Higher Education Tribune

At Daymar College in Ohio, 37 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Homeowners in Hawaii, Alabama, Colorado pay lowest property tax rate in U.S.

From Arizona Business Daily

With an effective property tax rate of about 0.33 percent, Honolulu has the lowest property tax rate among U.S. cities, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

Analysis: College athletics grossed $31,832 per athlete in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Georgia grossed $352,349 per athlete in 2016 – the highest of all athletic programs that year, followed by University of Texas at Austin ($346,947 per athlete) and Louisiana State University ($315,988 per athlete), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: Homeowners in Pennsylvania metro area pay highest property tax rate in U.S.

From Keystone Business News

With an effective property tax rate of about 3.9 percent, the Scranton-Wilkes-Barre-Hazleton metropolitan area in Pennsylvania has the No. 1 highest tax rate among U.S. cities, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

Nationally, public colleges, universities face borrower default rate of 11.28%

From Higher Education Tribune

At Culpeper Cosmetology Training Center in Virginia, 34.5 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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