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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.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports why many parents are hiring college planners to help with the child's application process.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Stephen Blyth will become the head of Harvard's endowment effective January 1st.
Hiring a college planner to help navigate the admission process is a growing trend, but is it worth the high price tag?
Columbia, Yale and MIT are at the top of a new ranking of long-term university endowment investment performance.
Liberal arts majors have gotten the reputation of being unemployable, but new research paints a rosier picture.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson shares a peek of what the classroom of the future could look like.
College students regularly pile into majors where the job prospects are hot. Whether they will stay that way after graduation is another story.
University of Pennsylvania Professor Kenneth Goldsmith is the professor behind the class "Wasting Time on the Internet." Goldsmith says students will be able to look at anything on the Internet in order to create great works of literature out of the experience.
A 529 college savings plan makes paying higher-education expenses easier. Here are the top 10 tax-free state 529 plans nationwide.
Millennials are shying away from credit cards, but plastic is a great way to build a credit history. Here's what to look for in a card.
CNBC personal finance correspondent Sharon Epperson discusses several factors incoming college students should take into account when choosing their major.
The odds of playing in college--much less getting a scholarship--are lower than you might think. And the pressure is intense for those who do.
Worried about the cost of college? Brace yourself. You may have to shell out thousands before your child even sets foot in a dorm room.
CNBC's Jeff Cox and Stephanie Landsman discuss how colleges aren't getting their students into enough internships and thus not preparing them for the real world.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg and Sharon Epperson, share their opinions on how education could change over the next 25 years, and the barriers to online education acceptance.
Advisor-centric content with guest columns covering practice management, investment strategies and marketing/social media.
With computers in our cars, in our pockets, on our wrists, and on our faces, we have faster, broader access to content than ever before. Host Carl Quintanilla explores this new world in "Binge."
A series of high-profile cyberattacks has created huge economic opportunity as businesses look to fend off future attacks.
Most student loans offer a six-month grace period before borrowers have to pay, though interest usually keeps accruing.
Tax-free back-to-school shopping isn't the bonanza it may seem to be.
Crowdfunding campaign helps New Jersey women pay off her student loans so she can follow her calling to be a nun.