The Syllabus Magazine

The Syllabus brings you timely editorials about relevant topics in the higher education space. Our articles are informed by our proprietary data, investigative research, and expert insights.

This System Was Not Built for Me: How a Student-Centered Approach Can Keep Young People From Slipping Through the Cracks

Growing up in Ferndale, Washington, a predominantly white rural town, I never had a teacher who l...

Education as Inspiration: The Benefits of Higher Ed for Underserved Communities

In low-income communities, we are always told if we want to be successful, we have to go to colle...

Which Majors do People Feel Prepare them Most for Their Careers?

When choosing a major, one of the biggest things to consider is how it will impact your career. ...

Considering Going Back to College? The Data Suggests It's Worth It

We tend to think of the typical college student as young and ambitious. They’ve worked hard in t...