This year we have also added new data on student’s post-college earnings, debt, and loan repayment rates.Type in all or part of the name of a specific college to see its graduation rates and related information along with information about a comparison group of 15, 25 or 50 similar colleges.In Saudi Arabia, women must obtain written permission from their closest male relative to leave the country or travel on public transportation between different parts of the kingdom.
Many governments routinely suppress civil society by restricting freedom of the press, expression, and assembly.
These restrictions adversely affect both men and women; however, women are subject to a host of additional gender-specific human rights violations.
It may be hard for some to take this term seriously considering the way Saudi Arabia’s religious police infamously broke the trust of 15 girls’ parents in 2002 when a girls’ school was on fire.
The police forbade them from leaving the building, and in some cases beat them to keep them from leaving, because the girls’ heads weren’t properly veiled. One has to wonder how the Ministry of Education plans to handle school-bus breakdowns near similarly inclined men.
College Results Online (CRO) is an interactive, user-friendly Web tool designed to provide policymakers, counselors, parents, students, and others with information about college graduation rates for nearly any four-year college or university in the country. The Education Trust updates this database every spring.
College Results now includes graduation rate and other critical student data for the 2013-14 academic year.
Cultural factors related to the ‘correctness’ of sending girls to school, reluctance to send girls and boys to the same school after third grade, as well as the perceived and real security threats related to girls walking to school and attending classes all contribute to slowing down the enrollment of girls in schools.
Likewise, the enormous lack of female teachers, who are fundamental in a country where girls cannot be taught by a man after a certain age, is having a negative impact on girls’ education.
Although women in Egypt can now legally initiate a divorce without cause, they must agree not only to renounce all rights to the couple’s finances, but must also repay their dowries. In Israel, a man must grant his wife a get, a Jewish divorce writ that can only be given by a man to his wife – never the other way around.