Apollo Group rose $1.18 or 3.6 percent, to $34.17. Career Education Corp. fell$. 18 or 2.8 percent, to $6.27. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 35 or. 5 percent, to $72.08.» Read More
Former trader Sam Polk talks about how he successfully broke up with Wall Street and launched a start up — and that epic job interview with Michael Milken.
Aug 4- For-profit college operator ITT Educational Services Inc said Chief Executive Kevin Modany has stepped down as chairman of its board and will resign from his post, effective Feb. 4. ITT said the potential buyer, College Portfolio Buyer LLC, dropped out after ITT refused to extend a due diligence period.
Aug 4- ITT Educational Services Inc's shares fell more than 30 percent to their lowest in 14 years after the for-profit college operator said a deal to sell some of the properties fell through.
Money Magazine’s surprising college rankings has Babson College ahead of Harvard and other notable Ivy League schools.
Some disabled workers are becoming increasingly valuable to employers looking for mathematical, scientific and mechanical skills.
WASHINGTON, July 21- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday announced it has tapped a University of Florida professor to serve as the agency's new chief economist.
July 4- Corinthian Colleges Inc said late on Thursday that it had reached a deal with the U.S. Department of Education to sell most of its 107 campuses and wind down others, underscoring some of the struggles facing for-profit colleges across the country. Last month the company said it was receiving $16 million in federal aid from the Department of Education.
In 36 states electing governors, it's all about the economy. Governors seeking re-election promised to turn things around. Have they?
Starbucks unveiled an employee scholarship partnership with Arizona State, but the company won't be contributing as much as it implied.
Despite Mark Zuckerberg's $100 million gift to Newark, critics say the city has not turned into a "symbol of educational excellence."
Some states are better than others at giving their residents the best return on their "tax investment."
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur job creation.
Chip Paucek, 2U CEO, discusses the IPO of his cloud based education company that partners with universities to offer online degree programs.
A report from Giving USA Foundation shows that donations made to American religious organizations have slowed of late.
Visa requests allowing overseas nationals to work in the U.S. could reach record levels in 2014.
Junk food marketers may still be able to reach students. Here's how.
It's good to make your college essay conversational but not so conversational it becomes OMG BTW, according to this college advisor.
A new ranking by Quacquarelli Symonds points to sharp contrasts between Indian and China in higher education. The Asia Squawk Box team discuss.
A growing number of wealthy parents are hiring tutors for their kids. CNBC's Robert Frank reports some tutors are making up to $400,000 a year.
John DeGioia, Georgetown University president, discusses the changing landscape of higher education and how to implement change while retaining some long-standing traditions. Also, a look at how Georgetown is helping students meet the rising cost of tuition.