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Analysis: Women's college outdoor track grosses $32.3 million

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Southern California men's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $900,000 – or $32,149 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis of occupational licensing burdens ranks Texas No. 21

Texas ranked 21st among U.S. states that have burdensome licensing laws for lower-income jobs, according to a report by the Institute for Justice (IJ).

Analysis: 67 percent of mortgages in Sutton County considered ‘underwater’

Among Texas counties, Sutton had the highest percentage of property owners with mortgages who owe at least 25 percent more on their loans than their property is worth, according to an analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions looking at home equity at the end of the first quarter.

The price of education: Which 2-year Texas schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Texas residents attending two-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at The Healthcare Institute, Hill College and Lee College, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Men's college outdoor track grosses $31.2 million

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Southern California men's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $900,000 – or $32,149 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

The price of education: Which 2-year Texas schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Texas residents attending two-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Carrington College-Mesquite, Universal Technical Institute - Dallas Fort Worth and Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc.

Analysis: 29.4 percent of Texas property owners are ‘equity rich’

In Texas, owners of more than 1.1 million properties with mortgages have at least 50 percent equity in their homes, according to an analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions looking at home equity at the end of the first quarter.

The price of education: Which 4-year Texas schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Texas residents attending four-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Brazosport College, South Texas College and Midland College, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Sears announces more store closures affecting Texas

Sears will close five more stores this fall in Texas, according to a recent company announcement.

Analysis: 18,877 college athletes play golf

From Higher Education Tribune

California, Pennsylvania and Texas are the most popular states for college golf, federal data shows.

The price of education: Which 4-year Texas schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Texas residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Gemini School of Visual Arts & Communication, Southern Methodist University and Rice University, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Lawmakers challenge San Antonio mayor's closed-door decision to forego 2020 RNC bid

San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg likely violated the Texas Open Meetings Act when he decided the city would not bid for the 2020 Republican National Convention, according to Texas attorney Steve Allison.

Analysis: 6.1 percent of Texas property owners' mortgages are 'underwater'

In Texas, owners of 248,161 properties with mortgages owe at least 25 percent more on their loans than their property is worth, according to an analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions looking at home equity at the end of the first quarter.

1 Sears store set to close in Texas

Sears will close one store in Texas this summer, according to reports.

The price of education: Which Texas schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Texas residents pay the lowest in-state tuition at The Healthcare Institute, Hill College and Lee College, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: College women's golf grosses $146 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Baylor University women's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $1.2 million – or $90,955 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

OPINION: Health care costs take too big of a bite out of profits

Since the beginning of the 20th century, innovation in business and technology has been done the Texas way.

Analysis: College men's golf grosses $173 million

From Higher Education Tribune

West Virginia University men's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $2.1 million – or $190,559 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College softball grosses $451 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Florida State University softball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $2.2 million – or $95,837 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: El Paso County has the highest foreclosure rate for first quarter

One in 511 properties in El Paso County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the highest foreclosure rate in Texas, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

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