tuition http://kbia.org en Why are college costs so high? http://kbia.org/post/why-are-college-costs-so-high <p><strong>Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/"> Intersection website.</a></strong> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 22:38:58 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 30142 at http://kbia.org Why are college costs so high? No MU-Governor debate this year over tuition hikes http://kbia.org/post/no-mu-governor-debate-year-over-tuition-hikes <p>University of Missouri undergraduates who are state residents will pay 1.7 percent more in tuition next year as the four-campus system holds its annual hike to the rate of inflation. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:57:00 +0000 Associated Press & Ryan Famuliner 28147 at http://kbia.org No MU-Governor debate this year over tuition hikes UM System Students Likely To Face Tuition, Fee Increases Again Next Year http://kbia.org/post/um-system-students-likely-face-tuition-fee-increases-again-next-year <em>Updated at 5 p.m. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 15:02:00 +0000 editor 25582 at http://kbia.org UM System Students Likely To Face Tuition, Fee Increases Again Next Year MU's Deaton talks budget with faculty council http://kbia.org/post/mus-deaton-talks-budget-faculty-council <p>University of Missouri Chancellor Brady Deaton&nbsp;spoke&nbsp;to the University of&nbsp;Missouri-Columbia Faculty Council Thursday before its regularly scheduled&nbsp;meeting.&nbsp;This was the council&#39;s&nbsp;first meeting since the&nbsp;University system&#39;s Board of Curators approved&nbsp;tuition increases that leave the system with a&nbsp;$47.1 million budget gap. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 22:21:17 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9572 at http://kbia.org MU's Deaton talks budget with faculty council Newscast for February 20, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-20-2012-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; ">Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</span></p> Mon, 20 Feb 2012 23:42:05 +0000 Chris McDaniel 9156 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 20, 2012 As tuition goes up, is it worth the price? http://kbia.org/post/tuition-goes-it-worth-price <p>With the cost of a college education continuing to increase and state funding simultaneously decreasing, some are beginning to question the value of attending a university at all. Mon, 20 Feb 2012 23:24:09 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9155 at http://kbia.org As tuition goes up, is it worth the price? UM Board of Curators approves tuition increase http://kbia.org/post/um-board-curators-approves-tuition-increase <p>The University of Missouri&#39;s in-state undergraduates received a good news today.&nbsp; The UM Board of Curators voted to hold tuition increases to three percent starting this fall.&nbsp; In past weeks there was discussion of raising tuition by two or three times that much.&nbsp; However, the proposed tuition increase will leave MU with a forty-seven million dollar budget gap. Mon, 20 Feb 2012 17:40:13 +0000 9136 at http://kbia.org UM Board of Curators approves tuition increase Curators to meet to discuss tuition increases http://kbia.org/post/curators-meet-discuss-tuition-increases <p>University of Missouri curators will meet Monday to consider raising tuition at the system&#39;s four campuses. Mon, 20 Feb 2012 14:54:34 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 9127 at http://kbia.org Curators to meet to discuss tuition increases Newscast for February 20, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-20-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including: Mon, 20 Feb 2012 14:51:17 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 9126 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 20, 2012 UM System urges tuition increases http://kbia.org/post/um-system-urges-tuition-increases <p>The UM system recommends curators approve an average tuition increase of 6.5 percent, with prices at&nbsp;the University of Missouri in Columbia spiking at as much as&nbsp;7.5 percent.</p><p>State Rep. Chris Kelly (D - Columbia) says the decision is inevitable if the system wants to pay its&nbsp;expenses.<br><br>"The Governor's office left the Curators no choice but to go to tuition for money. The state's failing in its obligation, so we're transferring the cost of our education from students and their parents," Kelly said.</p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 15:07:29 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8046 at http://kbia.org UM System urges tuition increases Newscast for February 1, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-1-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>UM system recommends tuition increases at all four campuses.</li><li>Joplin wrestles with letting tourists into destroyed areas.</li><li>The appointment of Craig Van Matre to the UM Curators faces an uphill battle. Wed, 01 Feb 2012 14:59:01 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8045 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 1, 2012 MU leaders discuss budget constraints http://kbia.org/post/mu-leaders-discuss-budget-constraints <p>The MU Budget Office held an open meeting Tuesday to discuss the state of the university&rsquo;s funds.&nbsp; Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:39:17 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 7658 at http://kbia.org MU leaders discuss budget constraints Nixon wants colleges to keep tuition hikes minimal amid cuts http://kbia.org/post/nixon-wants-colleges-keep-tuition-hikes-minimal-amid-cuts <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is urging college administrators to think twice before proposing large tuition increases in response to state budget cuts.</p> Fri, 20 Jan 2012 22:50:51 +0000 Associated Press 7409 at http://kbia.org Nixon wants colleges to keep tuition hikes minimal amid cuts