airforcetimes.com http://archive.airforcetimes.com en-us Copyright 2015, airforcetimes.com SaxoTech Online Wed, 06 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400 Wed, 06 May 2015 07:28:05 -0400 15 New education rules for Air Force officers begin Dec. 1 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141107/EDU/311070007 Lieutenant colonels hoping to make colonel must have a master's degree beginning Dec. 1, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh said in a video released Thursday. Fri, 07 Nov 2014 07:37:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141107/EDU/311070007 Delayed CCAF transcripts going out to airmen today http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141031/CAREERS/310310061 Airmen who've been waiting for their Community College of the Air Force transcripts can breathe easier soon. Sat, 01 Nov 2014 11:57:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141031/CAREERS/310310061 For-profit colleges face 'gainful employment' rule http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141031/EDU03/310310047 For-profit colleges that don't produce graduates capable of paying off their student loans could soon face the wrath of the federal government. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:08:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141031/EDU03/310310047 3 colleges to stop asking applicants about felonies http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141028/NEWS/310270061 Three New York State colleges have agreed they will no longer ask applicants if they have ever been arrested or convicted of a felony. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:43:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141028/NEWS/310270061 $16 million foreign language grant http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141028/EDU/310280050 College students interested in some of the less-commonly taught languages may want to take a look at the University of Washington, which has received a $16 million grant that will support about 140 language fellowships. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:07:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141028/EDU/310280050 Picking a college with data crunchers http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141027/EDU03/310270038 The popularity of social media sites and advancements in the ability to analyze the vast amounts of data we put online are giving high school seniors and others planning for college more tools than ever to help chart their next step. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:05:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141027/EDU03/310270038 Report: Private student borrowers can't get repayment help http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141022/EDU/310220067 Millions of Americans still struggle with high-cost private student loans, with many tumbling into default because the companies servicing the loans aren't offering reasonable options for improved terms, a new report says. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:12:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141022/EDU/310220067 Credit requirements loosened for student loan program http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141022/EDU/310220058 The Education Department has loosened credit requirements for a federal student loan program used by parents and graduate students. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:23:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141022/EDU/310220058 Aeronautics school uses new teaching method http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141015/EDU03/310150049 An Oklahoma aeronautics school is changing how its air-maintenance students learn after seeing the success of a new teaching method in its aviation flight program. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:54:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141015/EDU03/310150049 Illinois universities compete for students http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141015/EDU03/310150047 As public university enrollment declines or remains flat, Illinois schools are competing to recruit students from across the country and around the world. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:46:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141015/EDU03/310150047 Military's war colleges take steep budget hits http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141014/EDU/310140041 As the Defense Department grapples with cutbacks across its broad budget, one of the military's premiere war colleges is feeling the pinch, with a funding drop of 29 percent in the past few years. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:05:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141014/EDU/310140041 Best for Vets: Career & Technical Colleges 2015 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141013/BFV/310130040 Military jobs and training can provide service members with in-depth technical expertise - but how to convert that knowledge into success in the civilian world isn't always obvious. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:42:00 -0400 http://archive.airforcetimes.com/article/20141013/BFV/310130040