One of the biggest trends in philanthropy is wealthy donors getting institutions named after themselves, but there's more than vanity at stake.
Dipont denies the allegations of application fraud but boasts of its special relationship with some 20 U.S. colleges, which include Vanderbilt University, Wellesley College, Tulane University and the University of Virginia. Their admissions officers have visited China since 2014, personally advising Dipont students at an annual summer program on how to...
The adult entertainment company aims to support women pursuing an education in science, technology, engineering and math fields.
The "Squawk Box" news team discusses some of the morning's most provocative headlines.
Phil Baty, editor of The Times Higher Education Rankings, discusses the results and trends within universities.
NEW YORK, Sept 21- In the days after the redesigned SAT college entrance exam was given for the first time in March, some test-takers headed to the popular website reddit to share a frustration. The math itself wasn't the problem, said Vicki Wood, who develops courses for PowerScore, a South Carolina- based test preparation company. When it decided to redesign the SAT,...
Research by Spear's magazine and consultancy firm WealthInsight reveals what degrees are most commonly held by millionaires.
Respondents of a Harvard Business School study believe the US political system hurts economic growth.
The Mexican-food chain is working with Alphabet's Project Wing to send food to college students.
Parents have offered as much as $25,000 just to secure their child a place in classes with one sought-after tutor.
CNBC Contributor Ron Insana says there is no evidence of a nationwide real estate bubble, while realtor Dolly Lenz says houses are sitting on the market longer.
More and more college students are living in luxury apartments. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
Residential developers are pouring money into the sector, upping the ante on amenities and seeing occupancy rise.
Many American families hope to pay 70-percent of higher education costs for their children.
Chip Paucek, 2U CEO, talks about his attempts to attract students to online degrees by joining forces with prestigious universities and reverse the stigma that is sometimes attached to online education.
Many universities are pushing to provide students a free year of tuition if they don't graduate on time.
The Swedish furniture brand says it currently has no plans to collaborate with the rapper.
Bankrate survey shows that 60 percent of Americans support tuition-free college.
Political and economic problems have combined to derail the group's plans to sell text books and mark exams in the United States, and the group blamed a drop in revenue from exam marking in the U.S. and Britain, its top two markets, for its disappointing first-half performance. Analysts, however, were skeptical and Pearson's shares were the biggest losers on...
The proposal would provide free tuition for families with incomes up to $125,000 at in-state public universities.