The Challenges Facing Higher Ed

Higher education in America has gone through a very significant evolution just in the past few decades alone. For many people, higher ed is about career improvement and advancement, but that alone isn’t enough to ensure the future of higher ed.

From rising cost to civil unrest the higher education institutions in America are facing some considerable challenges. Here’s a digestible article from Cornerstone University on the issues that higher ed is dealing with in 2018.


Higher education in America retains an implicit trust and faith in our culture. It is the support of knowledge and learning. It is the gateway to good jobs and a prosperous life for many of us.

Cornerstone University

Cornerstone University's Professional & Graduate Studies (PGS) division focuses on adults who have work experience and need or want to expand their career opportunities through certifications and degrees. PGS believes that the right change can look different for everyone. What really defines a change that matters is what that change means to you. That's why PGS is dedicated to listening to your goals and finding a degree program that helps you achieve the change you're working toward.

Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, PGS provides degrees you can trust to make a difference. And because PGS' degree programs are designed to meet your specific educational needs 88% of PGS's enrolled students work full time.

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