ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA In the News

Study finds University of Arkansas spends higher ratio on administrative costs than similar schools

Arkansas Democrat Gazette
September 3, 2017 by Jaime Adame |

FAYETTEVILLE -- For every dollar spent on teaching, colleges and universities spend a lesser amount on administrative costs.

But the ratio between the two types of expenditures varies among schools.

The...

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Press Releases

Top Higher Ed Leader Publishes New Book Designed to Crack the Code of Finding the Right College

September 11, 2017 |

WASHINGTON, DC—Anne D. Neal, senior fellow and president emerita of the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA), published her first book, What’s a Parent to Do? How to Help Your Child Select...

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ACTA Praises Department of Education Decision to Revisit Title IX Guidance

September 7, 2017 by Christine Ravold |

WASHINGTON, DC—The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) today praised the U.S. Department of Education’s decision to replace its current guidance on campus sexual assault and submit new...

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