CSPEN Breaking News: Congresswoman Lisa McClain to Speak at CSPEN’s Higher Education Policy Meeting Feb 14, 2024

CSPEN Breaking News: Congresswoman Lisa McClain to Speak at CSPEN’s Higher Education Policy Meeting — Feb 14, 2024

If you missed her at our Annual Conference in New Orleans last August, chances are you’ve heard great things about her! We very much look forward to hosting her again and hope you …

CSPEN Final Reminder!!!


Deadline for Submission of Notice of Intent to Appeal GE Failing/Zone Rates Monday 1/23!


As outlined in Electronic Announcement #101, institutions with Final Debt Measure Year 2015 GE Debt-to-Earnings (D/E) Rates that have one or more programs that are either failing or in the zone have until the end of …

CSPEN Annual Conference

Please join us for the 2nd CSPEN Regional Annual Conference being held at the Renaissance O’Hare, You won’t want to miss the opportunity to hear from topic experts, network with fellow school representatives, and explore products and services that can help make your school – and students – and even …

Northwestern College Conducts 112th Commencement! IL Lt. Governor Sanguinetti Presented Keynote

Northwestern College President Lawrence Schumacher announced that over 200 students were awarded certificates and degrees at the College’s 112th Commencement Ceremony held earlier this month at the Arie Crown Theater at McCormick Place in Chicago. Graduates completed their studies at the College’s two Illinois campuses, including Bridgeview and Chicago-Jefferson Park, …

CSPEN Supports Bipartisan Efforts to Simplify and Improve the Student Financial Aid Process.

Northwestern College President Lawrence Schumacher announced that once again the College featured environmentally-friendly caps and gowns at commencement. Through its ongoing efforts to “go green” whenever and wherever it can, the College again utilized the Jostens Elements Collection™ for its regalia. The Elements™ regalia is sustainable as it starts from …

Save Our Schools: A Legislative Outreach Plan That Can Impact Your Survival

Beth Gardner and Tony Palmieri, Valley College

The Gainful Employment regulation is a brutal reality. Think you’re safe? Think again. Your numbers may not be what you think they are. The only way to save your students and your school from this harmful regulation is to ask for the help of …

Innovation In The Classroom: Tips to Engage Today’s Learner

Martin Atkins and Dr. Michele Ernst, SAE Institute

Today’s students come to the classroom with many distractions, challenging even the more seasoned instructors with how to get their attention. In this presentation, Martin and Michele will share tips to engage the new learner, including sharing the learning theories that support these …

Winter Webinar Series

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Admissions Training Offered to the NWCCF and CSPEN States

The NWCCF and CSPEN are pleased to partner to bring schools in our eight state area this extraordinary training opportunity. Register today!

Live Interactive Webinar
Thursday, February 25, 2016Noon – 1:00 PM (PDT)You’re Hired!“Finding and Retaining the Best Admissions Talent”

To be the best team you have to hire …