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.» Read More
Paul Smith's College in upstate New York is wrestling with a donation from Joan Weill with strings attached. The New York Times reports.
Ford Motor said it was dropping Contrafund as an investment option in its employee retirement accounts, pulling an estimated $900 million from Fidelity Investments' flagship mutual fund.
A read on programs at some of the best business schools in the nation, with Idie Kesner, IU Kelley Dean, and Sarah Nutter, George Mason University.
Insight into the education gained from some of the top business schools in the nation, with James Ellis, USC Marshall Dean, and Todd Milbourn, Olin Business School.
Key subject areas major business schools in America are focusing on, with Howard Kaufold, The Wharton School, and Steve Kaplan, Chicago Booth.
A read on students graduating from the top business schools in the U.S., with Erik Brynjolfsson, MIT Sloan, and Conor Grennan, NYU Stern.
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.
College is expensive but don't overlook your employer as one way to ease some of the burden.
As the workforce changes and start-ups flourish, small colleges are now looking for ways to stay relevant for students.
A new company wants to change the way young Americas quality for credit, using GPA and SAT scores. Paul Gu, Upstart co-founder and Lynnette Khalfani-Cox personal finance expert, discuss.
Barnes & Noble is spinning off its college bookstore. Executive chairman Michael Huseby, says the company is aiming to stay relevant in the digital world.
Three University of Virginia graduates sue Rolling Stone over discredited 2014 gang rape story.
Online University of Phoenix under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission.
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.
Free or cheap college is appealing for a number of reasons, but is it the best plan? Some have their doubts.
LOS ANGELES, July 13- Democratic presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley revealed last week that he and his wife borrowed $339,200 to put their two eldest children through college, the latest of many scary anecdotes about massive student loans. "It can potentially frighten off those lower-income people who can most benefit from higher education," said Justin...
July 9- The U.S. government has agreed to take no near-term legal action against 40,000 former students of the bankrupt Corinthian Colleges Inc who have defaulted on federal loans, according to a lawyer representing students. Under Thursday's agreement, the Department of Education will suspend judicial debt collection efforts for 120 days against former...
After SCOTUS said it would revisit an affirmative action case, colleges expressed concerns about the potential costs of replacing diversity programs.
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.
That message easily could get lost in the controversy following a recent New York Times opinion piece, "Why I Defaulted on My Student Loans," in which writer Lee Siegel not only defended his decision to ignore his education debt, but urged others to join him as a way of changing the economics of paying for college. We now have some indication that debt strikes may work:...