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College Colleges & Universities

  • NEW YORK, Feb 3- Surveys regularly find that Americans have no idea what a 529 college savings plan is, so a little tinkering under the hood is definitely needed. "There aren't enough hours in the day," said Republican Representative Lynn Jenkins of Kansas, who just co-sponsored a bill with Democrat Ron Kind of Wisconsin to improve 529 and ABLE accounts, which are...

  • UC Berkeley cancels Milo Yiannopoulos speech after riot

    The university canceled a scheduled speech by the editor of Breitbart amid violent protests.

  • Milo Yiannopoulos

    A college grant program for white males that is now taking applications is being blasted as fanning white nationalism.

  • Laureate, which was taken private by a consortium of investors in 2007, raised $490 million after pricing 35 million class A shares at $14 each, below their expected range of $17- $20. The company's shares opened at $12.50 and traded in a range of $12.12- $13.32, well below their offer price. The company, which filed to go public in October 2015, operates a network of...

  • Laureate, which was taken private by a consortium of investors in 2007, raised $490 million after pricing 35 million class A shares at $14 each, below their expected range of $17- $20. Laureate, which first filed to go public in October 2015, operates a network of more than 200 university campuses in 25 countries, with 95 percent of its students outside the United...

  • Universities react to Trump's policies

    The country's top universities are not too thrilled with Donald Trump's executive order on immigration.

  • The north gate of SUNY Maritime College is shown in the Bronx borough of New York.

    Two education experts debate whether free college is really free to CNBC's "On the Money."

  • Charles Koch flanked by Thurgood Marshall College Fund students.

    The name Charles Koch means different things to different people, and can trigger a wide array of responses.

  • El-Erian:

    Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic advisor, weighs in on Harvard Management Company's announcement that it will be cutting jobs and outsourcing the management of its endowment fund.

  • Best value law schools to consider

    Online lender SoFi created a list of law schools based on verified salary and debt.

  • LONDON, Jan 18- Education group Pearson lost almost a third of its market value on Wednesday after it ditched profit and dividend forecasts as it struggles to adapt to a digital age that has already upended the music and newspaper industries. Pearson needs to rebuild its business in North America, its biggest market, where higher education customers are turning...

  • LONDON, Jan 18- Education group Pearson lost almost a third of its market value on Wednesday after it ditched its profit and dividend forecasts in a battle to respond to a shift to digital that has already hit the music and newspaper industries. The greatest change is being felt in North America, its biggest market, where a fall in college enrollment numbers due to...

  • Investing in higher education: Princeton's Eisgruber

    Christopher Eisgruber, Princeton University president talks about the rising cost of college tuition and tackling student debt.

  • MIAMI, Dec 2- A U.S. standards-setting body said it would investigate New Oriental Education& Technology Group Inc in the wake of a Reuters report that detailed allegations of academic fraud at the company. The American International Recruitment Council, which certifies agencies that recruit foreign students on behalf of U.S. colleges, will investigate the...

  • MIAMI, Dec 2- A U.S. standards-setting body said it would investigate New Oriental Education& Technology Group Inc in the wake of a Reuters report that detailed allegations of academic fraud at the company. The American International Recruitment Council, which certifies agencies that recruit foreign students on behalf of U.S. colleges, will investigate the...

  • College students buying the Trump rally?

    CNBC’s Morgan Brennan talks to students at the country's oldest student-run investor club about the role of retail investors as markets trade at record levels.

  • Executive Edge: Student money managers

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports from Lafayette College, the home of the oldest student-run investing club, and speaks with club co-president Othman Guennoum about millennial investors and post-election investment strategy.

  • Business schools with the highest return on investment

    While elite schools still dominate SoFi's rankings with high average salaries, lesser-known programs, such as Brigham Young University, offered graduates a better value when you consider salary-to-debt ratios.

  • Shelter in place lifted at OSU

    CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest on the "active shooter" situation at Ohio State University with the shelter in place order now being lifted.

  • OSD: Advises continuing to shelter in place

    CNBC's Sue Herera reports the latest on the Ohio State University "active shooter" situation.