Fast Forward in the News

The Chronicle of Higher Education: “With the run-up in tuition in recent years, combined with a crippling recession that threatens many colleges and many more families, some think the three-year degree is an idea whose time has come.”
http://chronicle.com/article/Colleges-Offer-a-Degree-in-3/44433/

USA Today: “Not much else seems to be helping keep down college costs, so maybe this will: a three-year college degree.”
http://www.usatoday.com/news/education/2009-02-24-three-year-degrees_N.htm

The Wall Street Journal: “When Samantha Chapman chose to go to Manchester University last year, there was one big deciding factor: The Indiana school had a new program that would let her speed to a bachelor's degree in just three years, saving her family about $10,000.”
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703565804575238341696523742.html

WANE-TV: Manchester tackles governor’s challenge for affordable higher education
http://www.wane.com/dpp/news/manchester-tackles-daniels'-challenge

Inside Higher Ed features Fast Forward in investigative research on three-year degrees
http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/02/17/three

The News-Sentinel, Fort Wayne: “Three-year plan for college degree is a good idea. It would save students money and benefit the entire state as well.”
http://www.news-sentinel.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100427/EDITORIAL/4270312

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