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  • Filing the FAFSA is key to saving on college tuition Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Filing the FAFSA is key to saving on college tuition

    Eadvisors.com says filing the FASFA form early and acing it is the key to saving money on college costs.

  • These two colleges are cutting tuition—by 40% Saturday, 10 Oct 2015 | 5:00 PM ET
    Students walk to class at the University of Colorado in Boulder.

    Two small private liberal arts colleges are actually cutting tuition next year — by more than 40 percent.

  • UK needs to invest more to improve productivity: Lord Karan Bilimoria

    Lord Karan Bilimoria, founder of Cobra Beer and independent crossbench member of the House of Lords, complains that the U.K. currently under-invests in higher education, R&D and innovation compared to other countries and this is holding back productivity.

  • Best university in the world? US News says it's... Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 4:06 PM ET
    The Harry Elkins Widener library on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

    NBC News reports that U.S. institutions, led by Harvard University, dominated the list, taking eight of the top 10 spots.

  • Adding earnings potential to college rankings? Friday, 2 Oct 2015 | 10:42 AM ET
    Adding earnings potential to college rankings?

    New York Times Columnist James Stewart, discusses earnings potential across different colleges and tuition.

  • Top HK university under heavy pro-Beijing pressure Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 8:43 PM ET

    The University of Hong Kong has come under unprecedented pressure from Chinese government supporters to block a liberal scholar's appointment.

  • Yale endowment soars, tops Harvard performance Thursday, 24 Sep 2015 | 2:41 PM ET

    Ivy League rivals, Yale and Harvard, beat the S&P 500's performance in fiscal 2015.

  • LOS ANGELES, Sept 23- Millennial parents are far more likely than their predecessors to save for their children's educations and far more of them want to pay the whole tab for college, according to a survey. Millennial parents have spent much if not all of their adult lives living with the fallout from the financial crisis, said Keith Bernhardt, vice president of...

  • Colleges that turn out money managers Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 4:48 PM ET
    Colleges that turn out money managers

    Which colleges breed the best money managers? CNBC's Eric Chemi provides insight.

  • One of the most dangerous places for women in US Tuesday, 22 Sep 2015 | 10:10 AM ET
    (Left to right) Julie Gelb, Jackie Reilly and Caroline Heres, the Syracuse students who founded The Girl Code Movement, an organization to unite college women to become active operatives to stop rape from happening.

    You'll never guess where nearly 1 in 4 women are sexually assaulted. Now the Obama administration is investigating the alarming trend.

  • New way to choose colleges Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 2:50 PM ET
    New way to choose colleges

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on a new website that can better help students and their families choose a college.

  • Luxury student dorms Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 1:22 PM ET
    Luxury student dorms

    Competition among developers in the luxury student living space is heating up, reports CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Carter said funding for the Obama administration's newest manufacturing institute would go to the FlexTech Alliance, a consortium of 162 companies, universities and other groups, from Boeing, Apple and Harvard, to Advantest Akron Polymer Systems and Kalamazoo Valley Community College. He was speaking at NASA's Ames Research Center in the heart of Silicon...

  • Solutions to student debt: Purdue Univ. president Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 10:52 AM ET
    Solutions to student debt: Purdue Univ. president

    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.

  • Paul Smith's College's $20M name change Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Paul Smith's College's $20M name change

    Paul Smith's College will get $20 million if it changes its name.

  • Ford pulls Fidelity Contrafund from plans Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 1:58 PM ET
    Ford pulls Fidelity Contrafund from plans

    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.

  • The IU Kelley & George Mason MBA Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 1:42 PM ET
    The IU Kelley & George Mason MBA

    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.

  • The USC & OLIN MBA Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 | 1:55 PM ET
    The USC & OLIN MBA

    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.

  • The Wharton & Chicago Booth MBA Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015 | 1:44 PM ET
    The Wharton & Chicago Booth MBA

    Key subject areas major business schools in America are focusing on, with Howard Kaufold, The Wharton School, and Steve Kaplan, Chicago Booth.

  • The MIT & NYU MBA Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015 | 1:48 PM ET
    The MIT & NYU MBA

    A read on students graduating from the top business schools in the U.S., with Erik Brynjolfsson, MIT Sloan, and Conor Grennan, NYU Stern.