enrollment http://kbia.org en 2013-2014 enrollment at MU tops 34,000 http://kbia.org/post/2013-2014-enrollment-mu-tops-34000 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Enrollment at the University of Missouri-Columbia has again topped 34,000.</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 21:18:10 +0000 Associated Press 39079 at http://kbia.org 2013-2014 enrollment at MU tops 34,000 Columbia and Jefferson City public schools see enrollment surge http://kbia.org/post/columbia-and-jefferson-city-public-schools-see-enrollment-surge <p>As public school starts Thursday in both Columbia and Jefferson City, those school districts are dealing with a surge in student enrollment. To deal with this, the districts have hired several teachers at the last minute to maintain a healthy ratio of students to instructors.</p><p>Although enrollment numbers are expected to fluctuate for the next few weeks, Columbia and Jefferson City have added several teachers at the elementary level to accommodate the influx of younger students.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 13:48:05 +0000 Kristofor Husted 19524 at http://kbia.org Mo., Kan. universities seek out-of-state students http://kbia.org/post/mo-kan-universities-seek-out-state-students <p>Out-of-state students are becoming increasingly important to universities in Missouri and Kansas, which are trying to make up for cuts in higher education funding. Mon, 13 Aug 2012 22:47:16 +0000 Associated Press 19343 at http://kbia.org Missouri higher education officials plan conference http://kbia.org/post/missouri-higher-education-officials-plan-conference <p>Officials of Missouri colleges and universities will gather next week for a day-long conference on issues including finances and academic quality.</p><p>The state Coordinating Board for Higher Educations is sponsoring the June 7 meeting in Columbia. It&#39;s expected to draw about 100 top administrators and members of governing boards, along with leaders of national organizations.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 22:14:36 +0000 Associated Press 15035 at http://kbia.org Missouri higher education officials plan conference Out-of-state applicants at record high for MU http://kbia.org/post/out-state-applicants-record-high-mu <p>The University of Missouri&rsquo;s out-of-state applications outnumbered in-state applications for the first time in the school&rsquo;s history. Vice Provost for Enrollment Manager Ann Korschgen said the recent rise is thanks to an increased recruitment the country, as well as the school&#39;s reputation.</p><p> Fri, 10 Feb 2012 16:02:41 +0000 8576 at http://kbia.org Out-of-state applicants at record high for MU Increasing enrollment rates strain university mental health systems http://kbia.org/post/increasing-enrollment-rates-strain-university-mental-health-systems <p>As enrollment rates increase at universities across the country, counselors say they face more difficulties handling student mental health concerns.&nbsp; And as KBIA&rsquo;s Scott Kanowsky reports, the University of Missouri system is feeling the strain as well.<strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p> Thu, 05 Jan 2012 23:49:52 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 6535 at http://kbia.org Is enrollment growth good for MU? http://kbia.org/post/enrollment-growth-good-mu <p>The University of Missouri system has seen record enrollment year after year. But the University&rsquo;s leaders are keeping an eye on that growth to ensure it&rsquo;s in the University&rsquo;s best interest. Mon, 02 Jan 2012 23:29:20 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 6315 at http://kbia.org Is enrollment growth good for MU?