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.

Higher Ed News Roundup: The Costs of College

September 24, 2014 by ACTA

ACTA President Anne Neal and ACTA Vice President of Policy Michael Poliakoff are featured in a short documentary about the ever-increasing cost of college.

Restoring the spirit of academe starts with rebuilding core curricula

The Department of Education gave some colleges a break despite high default rates, but no sign of relief for the many in default. 

Mercyhurst College is the latest school to abandon standardized test scores, replacing them with nothing. 

You can pick your college, but they’ll pick your friends

A Berkeley alumnus takes on “The Unfree Speech Movement.”

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