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Great Lakes Announces Partnership with Missouri Department of Higher Education

Madison, Wis., November 10, 2014—The Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) has selected Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates to support its operations as a student loan guarantor under the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP).

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Great Lakes Commits $9 Million to Increase the Number of STEM Graduates Nationwide

THREE INITIATIVES WILL HELP REDUCE TROUBLING ATTRITION RATES AMONG DISADVANTAGED STUDENTS

Madison, Wis., October 14, 2014—The number of new jobs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields is increasing 1.7 times faster than other industries, which means more college students will need to earn STEM degrees and certificates to meet this demand. Great opportunities—with higher wages and lower unemployment rates—are waiting for those who do.

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Great Lakes Awards $1.875 Million in Scholarships to Support College Access

750 STUDENTS MAJORING IN SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, OR MATHEMATICS AWARDED $2,500 EACH

Madison, Wis., August 27, 2014 —As part of an ongoing commitment to help change lives for the better through higher education, Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc., a nationwide servicer of federal loans, recently selected 750 qualified recipients to be awarded $2,500 each through the Great Lakes National Scholarship Program.

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