Louisiana State University baseball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $6.4 million – or $182,464 per athlete – in 2016, followed by Florida State University ($6 million), Vanderbilt ($5.9 million), UT Austin ($7 million) and University of Mississippi ($5 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Four-year graduation rates range widely at schools that sent teams to the NCAA men's basketball tournament, according to the National Center for Education Statistics..
Stanford women's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with more than $21 million – or $1.5 million per athlete – in 2016, followed by UConn ($9 million), Baylor ($7.6 million), Florida State ($7 million) and Vanderbilt ($5.2 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Though excluded from the NCAA tournament, University of Louisville men's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with nearly $44 million – or $2.9 million per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Of the 68 teams in the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament, Duke is No. 1 for how much money it makes, grossing more than $34 million – or $2.1 million per player – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Any bureaucratic regulations that throw up barriers to home-cooking entrepreneurs are generally opposed by free-market advocates in Illinois.But there are no major issues brewing in the state on the home-baking front, according to the local chapter of Americans For Prosperity (AFP).
Abbott has filed a complaint to terminate its proposed acquisition of Alere due to Alere's significant loss in value since the January merger agreement.
Wrigley, a subsidiary of Mars Inc., opened a state-of-the-art addition to its Yorkville factory this week.
The chair of Illinois Vets4Energy says we should mark "Military Appreciation Month" by pushing for energy independence.
Insurance Auto Auctions Inc. (IAA), a Westchester-based business unit of KAR Auction Services, opened its newest branch recently in Bergen, New York.
Advance Auto Parts said it will open its third Naperville store on May 12 at 1767 W. Ogden Ave., Suite 155, and will celebrate the event with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 2.
AveXis Inc., a Bannockburn-based gene therapy company developing treatments for patients with rare and life-threatening neurological genetic diseases, recently named Daniel Welch, Terrence Kearney and Frank Verwiel to its board of directors.
Dow AgroSciences LLC announced Monday that it has opened a facility in the Research Park at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Chicago-based Avexis Inc., a company dedicated to the development of treatments for life-threatening neurological diseases, recently made some leadership changes.
Northrop Grumman, the world’s fifth largest defense contractor, has appointed Robert J. Fleming as vice president of the company’s land and self protection systems (L&SPS) division, putting him in charge of cyber, unattended systems and division strategy.
TLC Ingredients Inc. officials said today it gave Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL) a tour of its facility to show him the value and safety of chemical distribution companies that participate in programs like the National Association of Chemical Distributors.