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
Some college athletic departments are figuring out the answer to juicing revenue — beer.
It's no surprise that we are seeing flat numbers this year, says Matthew Shay, National Retail Federation (NRF), president/CEO, who says jobs is heavily impacting spending.
One of the world's top ranked business schools is taking its MBA program on a new course.
Ranking No. 1 for the 5th year running, California surpassed even its own 2010 performance. Yet, tech-savvy runners-up to the Silicon Valley state aren’t that far behind.
Brill Gross joined the chorus of college skeptics today.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports interactive books on tablets are changing the way students interact in the classroom.
Interactive textbooks on tablet devices, including Apple's iPad, are changing the way students learn and the way educators teach. The technology could revolutionize colleges, universities, and schools of all kinds.
Carlene Pinto watched from her middle-school classroom in Brooklyn as the plane pierced the second tower; then she trudged the three miles home as paperwork and dust rained from the sky. Rebecca Rodriguez felt helpless as a teenager watching Hurricane Katrina unfold on television. And Lindsay Yates still shudders at the recollection of Hurricane Fran, which killed two dozen people in her native North Carolina when she was a second grader, the New York Times reports.
Discussing investment strategies for the Fighting Irish's $7.2 billion endowment, with Scott Malpass, University of Notre Dame chief investment officer.
Discussing investment strategies for PSU's $1 billion endowment, with David Branigan, Penn State University office of investment.
New rules give for-profit colleges more time to comply with federal aid rules, with CNBC's Herb Greenberg.
Peter Thiel, tech entrepreneur & venture capitalist, is giving $100,000 to 24 young adults to stop going to school and start focusing on building tech companies of tomorrow.
Discussing investment strategies for UT's $20 billion endowment, with Bruce Zimmerman, University of Texas CIO.
With continued uncertainty in the market, Purdue has chosen a defensive strategy and increased its endowment allocation to hedge funds, the university's chief investment officer and senior director of investments told CNBC Tuesday.
A look at investment strategies and how universities are managing their endowments, with Scott Seidle, Purdue University CIO.
A Yale fraternity whose alumni include both President Bushes has been banned from conducting any activities on campus for five years, as punishment for an episode in which members led pledges in chants offensive to women, the New York Times reports.
Universities around the world have jumped on the e-learning bandwagon to varying degrees, from posting course materials online to making participation in online discussion forums an assessable course component, the NYT reports.
Sperling took all those criteria and came up with a list of the top 10 cities for young people.
There's much more than the legal costs and who gets the house. Not only will your cost of living go up, from the everyday necessities and the niceties of life.