Corinthian Colleges Inc is the first university operator in the United States to feel the force of a government crackdown on the $28 billion for-profit education sector. As part of an agreement with the Department of Education- the same deal to which Wickiser's login page made reference- Corinthian has six months to sell most of its campuses or close them down.» Read More
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports majoring in engineering is the most lucrative.
LOS ANGELES, June 23- For the first-time college hopeful in a family, who may have less help navigating the complex application process, would playing some games offer insights, help with school choices and boost their chances of completing a degree? Researchers and game developers at the University of Southern California hope so.
Coffee prices are coming down and Starbuck's "Fizzio" drinks roll out across the Sun Belt, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on Starbucks' offer to help employees obtain a bachelor's degree. But there's a catch...
June 19- Corinthian Colleges Inc, a U.S. for-profit education provider, said it may not be able to continue as a going concern after the Department of Education delayed some reimbursements related to a student loan program.
It is a very focused degree designed to get you a job, says Sebastian Thrun, Udacity CEO & co-founder, discussing his company's partnership with AT&T that offers students a way to close the skills gap.
Starbucks is offering a deal to juniors and seniors who work at least 20 hours a week at Starbucks will get full reimbursement for each semester or full-time coursework towards a bachelor's degree.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports endowment chief at Harvard, Jane Mendillo, is stepping down. The "Closing Bell" panel discusses the shift.
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), says she is "not running for president," but urgently working to pass a student loan bill.
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), provides insight on where tuition is rising fastest, and shares her story of graduating from a commuter college that cost $50 per semester.
Student loan debt now totals more than $1.2 trillion. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), discusses the student loan crisis as she prepares an upcoming bill proposal which would refinance current loans and bring down monthly payments. "Student loan debt is crushing individuals, and a drag on the economy," she says.
Andrew Kelly, The American Enterprise Institute, looks at the rising costs of college tuition and how generous federal loan programs are contributing.
If you fit into the culture of a company, you got the job, explains Dan Schawbel, Millennial Branding founder. He shares his best advice for college graduates on the job hunt, including having a positive attitude.
Bob Bowlsby, Big 12 commissioner, shares his thoughts on implementing major reforms at the NCAA and whether or not college athletes should be paid.
The University of Notre Dame is planning to make way for new football turf, so it's selling off used grass for nearly $150 a pop.
Jeff Snider, Alhambra Investment Partners, says the growth in auto and student loan debt are the best ways to create systemic poverty in the U.S.
Ha-Joon Chang, economist and author at the University of Cambridge, discusses how economics is taught after U.K. students protested over the content of the degree courses.
CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on the recent protests by university students leading Christine Lagarde and Condoleezza Rice to back out of giving commencement speeches.
The average student loan debt for the class of 2012 is $29,400. Discussing what role the Fed could play in the student debt burden, with Derek Thompson, The Atlantic senior editor.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports Federal student loans, which are tied to the rise in the 10-Year Note, are going up.