When it comes to lining up financial aid for college, earlier is definitely better. Universities have a limited amount of money they can award to students every year. "Even if it's late in the game, they can still potentially qualify for federal student aid, and there are a handful of states that allow later application deadlines," said Mark Kantrowitz, senior vice...» Read More
INDUSTRY, Calif.— Students lined up for hours under a blistering sun Tuesday outside now-closed Corinthian Colleges, hoping to get their transcripts and frustrated with their options: If they find another school willing to accept their credits, they won't qualify to have their existing loans discharged. Several for-profit schools were ready to recruit...
Corinthian College has closed its last schools, leaving thousands of California students displaced. Insight, with Jeffrey Selingo, "College (Un)Bound" author.
WASHINGTON— Corinthian Colleges canceled classes Monday and shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students, less than two weeks after the Education Department announced it was fining the for-profit institution $30 million for misrepresentation. The closures include Heald College campuses in California, Hawaii and...
LOS ANGELES, April 20- Steven Polasck of Corpus Christi, Texas, liked math and science in high school. He considered attending a four-year college but ultimately decided to use his strengths to get a two-year degree in instrumentation from Texas State Technical College. "I went to work on the Monday after graduation," said Polasck, 27, who monitors and fixes systems...
The wealth gap is widening among America's colleges and universities.
Starbucks' decision to pay for a four year degree is better than a pay hike, Georgetown University's Nicole Smith said.
Berea College in Kentucky has an endowment of more than $1 billion invested in the stock market. President of the college Lyle Roelofs explains how the plan works.
Starbucks is upping its tuition plan to offer all eligible employees a 4-year, full-ride through Arizona State University's online degree program. Nicole Smith, chief economist at the Georgetown University Center, discusses education and the workforce.
LOS ANGELES, April 6- Regulators recently made public a once secret watch list of around 550 colleges under scrutiny for financial irregularities. But inclusion on the list doesn't automatically mean the schools are about to fail, according to Department of Education regulators, college officials and even the reporter who triggered the release of the list...
LOS ANGELES, April 6- Regulators recently made public a once secret watch list of 556 colleges under scrutiny for financial irregularities. But inclusion on the list doesn't automatically mean the schools are about to fail, according to Department of Education regulators, college officials and even the reporter who triggered the release of the list with his...
Stanford has made tuition free for students whose families make less than $125,000 a year. That's great news for the mere 5.05% of students accepted to the nation's most selective college.
Frank Bruni, New York Times, and Naomi Schaefer Riley of New York Post, discuss the benefits of Ivy League school and whether it is necessary for ultimate success.
Chinese nationals are the fastest growing student population in the United States, but it is a tedious process for many Chinese prospective students to get into a U.S. college. So what makes it so appealing? CNBC's Dina Gusovsky reports.
Student investor winners for the top stock pitch Brian Scott and Palmer Pawlusiak, discuss their reasons for pitching Patterson-UTI Energy.
Dow Chemical is spinning of its chlorine derivatives business and merging it with Olin Corp., with the FMHR traders.
FMHR trader Josh Brown asks students at the Engage conference their take on the market.
The FMHR traders answer questions from students at the Engage conference.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BlackRock
Dean Donna Rappacioli, Gabelli School of Business, and Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman & CEO, discuss the value of an advanced degree in business.
March Madness is upon us, and that means it's time to fill out a bracket. CNBC.com's Eric Chemi gives you the tips you need to win your office pool this year.