In the St. Louis region, an adult with bachelor’s degree has median earnings 77% higher than one with just a high school diploma. An adult with some college or an Associate's degree has earnings 23% higher than one with a high school diploma.

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Southeast Missouri State University recognized St. Louis Graduates for supporting college access of low-income students and students of color.
The Active Advocacy Coalition is three years old. A new case study documents lessons learned for student-led advocacy.
Lumina Foundation, in partnership with the Kresge Foundation, has designated St. Louis and six other communities across the country as Talent Hubs.
With a 14-point gap in degree completion by race, we have a systemic crisis in St. Louis.
Just graduated from high school but have questions about financial aid, FAFSA, college or career? Here's where to go for help.
Access Missouri funding has been flat for years but a new proposal by the House Budget Chair could significantly increase need-based aid for Missouri...
For the second year in a row the Governor has proposed massive cuts to higher education and the General Assembly to date has done nothing to counter...
Scholarship Central connects students to private scholarship resources. Free, simple to use. Create your general application profile today!
Students! Don't miss the 2nd AAC Conference Jan 9-10 in Jefferson City. Free to attend. Registration open now!
Learn more about how higher education institutions are graduating low-income students, first-generation students and students of color with less debt.