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  • JPM quits student loans biz

    JPMorgan Chase is leaving the student loan business, CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the story. And Sheila Bair, Former FDIC chair, joins to discuss JPM woes, explains why we need much tougher capital standards and reveals her support for Janet Yellen as Fed chair.

  • JPMorgan: No more student loans

    JPMorgan will not be accepting new private student loan applications, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. The decision applies to borrowers for next year.

  • The college experience: Worth the cost?

    The price of higher education keeps rising, while the jobs picture remains bleak. Swainson Gill, senior at Iona College; Kelsie Blazier, a junior at New York University; and Jeffrey Selingo of The Chronicle of Higher Education discuss.

  • How to get a job without a college degree?

    Tony Lee, Careercast.com; and Doug Belkin, Wall Street Journal, share well-paying job options for those who decide to not attend college. And CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on entrepreneurs finding investors and investment ideas at their alma mater.

  • Crowdfunding college tuition

    CNBC's Mary Thompson explains how some students and parents are finding a way to make college more affordable.

  • Ace the class, land the job

    CNBC.com's Kelli Grant, Eric Greenberg of Greenberg Educational and Chad Oakley of Charles Aris explain why certain classes improve job prospects.

  • How to pay for college

    With financial aid, scholarships, and grants; Kim Clark, Money Magazine; and Kal Chany, author of "Paying for College Without Going Broke," discuss the best way to pay for an education.

  • Is college worth it?

    William Bennett and Anthony Carnevale of Georgetown University debate the value of higher education. And CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on generations of college debt.

  • Book rental CEO gets book smart

    Alan Martin, Campus Book Renals CEO, discusses how his company provides students a platform to rent their school textbooks and save money.

  • Generations of student loan debt

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports student loan debt is building, becoming a lifetime and in some cases a generational burden.

  • FDA considering online e-cig sales ban

    Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is giving a 12-month notice of his retirement, and the FDA is considering a ban on online sales of e-cigarettes. CNBC's John Carney and Simon Hobbs discuss.

  • Obama unveils plan to lower college tuition

    President Obama wants to roll out a new rating system for colleges, and the President has also asked U.S. intelligence to investigate Wednesday's attack in Syria. CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on tonight's headlines.

  • Pres. Obama announces plan to lower college costs

    President Obama is on the road to deliver his plan on reducing the cost of education, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Pres. Obama plans affordable education tour

    Arne Duncan, U.S. Education secretary, provides details of President Obama's two-day bus tour to discuss helping the middle class ease the rising cost of education.

  • Moving in with mom & dad

    More millennials are moving back in with their parents. But those most likely to return to the coop aren't college-educated kids looking for jobs.

  • Power Rundown: Surge in part-timers

    President Obama is planning to tame rising college costs; and it's not so difficult to find a job if you're looking for part-time work. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Simon Hobbs, discuss.

  • Obama's education plan

    President Obama will reveal his push to bring college costs down, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • Should Princeton pay taxes?

    An op-ed in today's WSJ poses the question "why shouldn't Princeton pay taxes?" Syndicated radio host Dennis Prager, and Curtis Dubay, Heritage Foundation, share their opinions.

  • 2U takes grad degree digital

    Chip Paucek, CEO of 2U, explains how he plans to revolutionize the education system by forming digital platform partnerships with major universities like Georgetown and Berkeley.

  • Student loans killing startups?

    Is student loan debt killing the entrepreneurial spirit? Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," and Andrew Busch, The Busch Update, discuss.