Many universities are pushing to provide students a free year of tuition if they don't graduate on time. » Read More
Jack DeGioia, Georgetown University; Michael Crow, Arizona State University, and Bob Kerrey, former New School president, talks about the benefits and costs of higher education and who should be responsible for the debt.
Jack DeGioia, Georgetown University; Michael Crow, Arizona State University, and Bob Kerrey, Minerva Institute, discuss the soaring costs of higher education, and the need to change the way we think about student debt.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look at the growing problem of delinquent student loans and its impact on a generation of consumers.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on a new website that can better help students and their families choose a college.
An undergraduate education can be a costly endeavor but these wacky college scholarships could help to lighten the load.
Data points to a widening amount of Americans unable or unwilling to pay their student debt. Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president, thinks "income-sharing agreements' could provide the solution.
CNBC's Kelly Evans speaks with Eric Lima, associate producer of mechanical engineering at Cooper Union in New York City, to discuss what colleges can offer young entrepreneurs.
Juan Jaysingh, co-founder of ZeeMee, says the Silicon Valley-based start-up helps high schoolers spice up their college applications with customized web profiles.
Peter Cappelli, University of Pennsylvania, and Michael Mitchell, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, discuss the true cost of a college degree and whether students will be priced out of higher learning in the future.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports that students can find an affordable education even at Ivy League schools, which have instituted a no loans policy.
CNBC's Jennifer Barrett zeros in on some of the important decisions to help you get the best college ROI.
The average debt for "for-profit" schools averages to almost $40,000, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
CNBC's personal finance correspondent Sharon Epperson explains how you can save for your retirement while putting money towards for your children's college educations. The key is to prioritize your savings.
The Department of Education will regulate college debit cards in order to protect students from excessive fees, NBC News reports.
Check out the best cities for millennial college students for work and play. CNBC's Jane Wells report.
This nonbank alternative to student-loan funding has already funded over $2 billion in loans—and envisions an IPO next year.
After his first year at Morehouse College, Kyare Turner was named the most outstanding student in his engineering program. But short-term financial difficulties nearly brought his college career to a halt, until his community came together to create a GoFundMe campaign, raising over $15,000 in just 5 days.
Facing short-term financial difficulty, student uses GoFundMe to help cover for college costs.
The GOP presidential nominee said that if elected he would tie federal funding and tax breaks for colleges to a "good faith" commitment to lower tuition.