The University of Chicago News

Cost of college went up for all students at University of Chicago

Tuition and fees rose 4.4 percent for 2017-18 at University of Chicago, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 5,021 degrees, certificates from University of Chicago

About 26 percent of the 5,021 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Chicago in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, accord

The price of education: Which 4-year Illinois schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Illinois residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at University of Chicago, Northwestern University and School of the Art Institute of Chicago, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

College softball earns $19.6 million for Illinois schools

DePaul University, Illinois State University and Bradley University top the list of highest grossing programs in Illinois, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

University of Chicago professor receives Nobel Prize in economics

A professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business on Dec. 8 received what could be called the highest professional distinction one can earn: a Nobel Prize in economics.

University of Chicago commits $25 million to help affiliated startups

The University of Chicago has committed to investing $25 million from its endowment to fund over 10 years into startups launched by faculty, staff, students or alumni.

Novak Construction celebrates opening of Target in Hyde Park

Novak Construction recently celebrated the opening of its 80th Target project with a ribbon-cutting for the new Hyde Park store.

Petersen joins Barchart as head of strategy and corporate development

Barchart, a provider of financial market data and technology, has named Keith Petersen head of strategy and corporate development.

Chicago State University’s 11% graduation rate ‘not surprising’

Chicago State University’s (CSU) recent acknowledgement of an 11 percent graduation rate makes it among the lowest even when compared to similar schools, according to one researcher.

University of Chicago Medicine plans to reopen trauma care center

The University of Chicago Medicine recently said it plans to reopen an adult trauma center on its South Side campus as part of a major expansion project.

Akorn appoints Duane A. Portwood as CFO

Generic pharmaceutical company Akorn Inc. has named Duane A. Portwood as its new executive vice president and chief financial officer, an appointment that will take effect Oct. 30.

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