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Lanhee Chen, Hoover Institution, and Michael Feldman, Glover Park Group, provide their thoughts on what we can expect to hear from President Obama when he addresses the nation Tuesday night.
Six-figure loan debt is becoming a way of life for many recent graduates, and even some old ones. Here's how to keep it from swallowing you whole.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson predicts the family income will not keep up with education costs, and government programs will fall short.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look at trends in the rising costs of education.
A new study from "buy side" network SumZero shows which universities send more students to elite hedge funds.
Billions are being spend on private sports coaches for kids as young as 6 years-old. The goal is to grab a spot on a collegiate team.
The NCAA tells high school athletes the chances of getting a scholarship in many sports are around 2 percent. NBC Sports Dave Briggs, and CNBC.com's Kelley Holland, weigh in.
A complete stranger might help get your student loans under control, through new crowdfunding initiatives and student loan start-ups.
This is the first game specifically made for the next generation systems, says Eric Handler, MKM Partners, discusses the outlook on Activision.
The latest national figures from the Institute for College Access and Success reveal more than two thirds of graduates have at least some debt. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports data is showing the rate of increase in student debt and in tuition is slowing considerably.
The debate against Common Core is moving into the state legislatures, even as more parents plan to opt out of spring tests.
If you are mulling business school but worried about tuition, relax. The top 25 business schools award nearly $235 million yearly in grants.
If the word "college" evokes leafy walkways and eager 18-year-olds, think again. Today's students are older, part time and, often, not graduating.
The value of getting a college degree abroad can seem more attractive amid rising college costs, but it's not a good fit for everyone.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on companies helping to put veterans into their workforce.
Veterans should be at ease, but for many, slow tuition payments make getting an education another battle to be won.
Millions of students are defaulting on their college loans. Here are some tips to help ensure the debt load remains manageable.
To help alleviate the cost of higher education, some colleges are exploring the use of open-source materials as an option to textbooks.
In some states the student loan debt has topped $30,000, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn with a snapshot of college debt.
For the first time, the average student loan debt has topped $30,000 per graduate in several states. But there are also signs of the crisis easing.
Business icons and provocateurs share their innovative models. Learn how to upend old industries and start new ones that move markets.
A look at 50 private companies set to reshape the business landscape.
Take an in-depth look at the world of modern medicine - examining the treatments, companies and people making a difference in the way we treat illness and injuries today, and laying the foundation for the medical treatments of tomorrow.
Not all two-year schools are built equally. Here's what you should consider when you make your choice.
Others have said they are facing bankruptcy and foreclosure on their homes while they wait for the settlement checks, USA Today reports.
President Trump's student loan plans start process of slapping down greedy colleges and universities, says Jake Novak.