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  • Sallie Mae CEO Jack Remondi discusses mounting student debt. "Students need to graduate, and keep their debt balanced in relation to their starting income," he says.

  • The millennials' rut: Why it costs all of us Saturday, 22 Feb 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    The underemployed: More than 17 percent of the U.S. employed are part of the part-time economy.

    The generation's unemployment and underemployment may be holding back the U.S. economic recovery. Here's why.

  • Higher education system is outdated: Rubio     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 8:49 AM ET

    Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., how our 20th-century education model may be good for some students but not all.

  • MBA: 'Go East, young man'     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    Westerners should be encouraged to go and study in China to bridge the "knowledge deficit" on the country, explains Tom Hunter, board member at the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business.

  • The high cost of 'not' going to college     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    The cost of going to college may never have seemed more daunting - but the payout may never have been more rewarding according to a new report from the Pew Research Center. But as CNBC's Allison Linn reports, if you're thinking about taking out a student loan to pay for college, you better plan well.

  • LOS ANGELES, Feb 10- Filling out the federal financial aid form known as the FAFSA "is one of the first and most important steps" to getting a college education, First Lady Michelle Obama told a group of parents and students attending a FAFSA workshop at a Virginia high school on Wednesday.

  • College resume     Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelli Grant weighs in on how college students can boost their resume in order to get a job after graduation.

  • College textbooks now cost the average student around $1,200 a year and advocacy groups say something needs to be done to curb the costs. CNBC's Herb Weisbaum says there are options for students, but not many.

  • Career Education gets inquiry from attorneys general Monday, 27 Jan 2014 | 10:03 AM ET

    Jan 27- For-profit education company Career Education Corp said it received inquiries from 12 state attorneys general related to its enrollment practices and student loans. The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said earlier this month that it was considering legal action against Corinthian Colleges Inc over issues related to student loans.

  • Kevin Plank, Under Armour CEO, provides insight on his company's deal with Notre Dame.

  • Financial aid for college     Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM ET

    CNBC consumer reporter Kelli Grant gives tips on how to fill out the FAFSA in order to get the most aid.

  • The school is an alliance between Minerva Project, a venture-backed for-profit company, and Keck Graduate Institute, one of California's Claremont colleges. Last month, the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education released a study showing that only about 4 percent of those who register for an online course at Penn complete it.

  • Should college be more accessible?     Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Discussing the Fed study which shows 44 percent of college graduates are in jobs that do not require a degree, with Ankeet Ball, Columbia University Democrat, and John Catsimatidis, NYU College Republicans president.

  • The Linkedin for college students     Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Sanjeev Agrawal, Collegefeed CEO, discusses the job climate for graduating college students and explains how Collegefeed assists graduates in their job search. Agrawal shares his plans on how they will compete against the likes of LinkedIn and Monster.

  • Financial planning for 2014     Monday, 6 Jan 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    More than half of Americans lack a rainy day fund in case of financial emergencies. Now is the time to get a handle on your money and your future.

  • David Klein, CommonBond co-founder & CEO, explains the business model of his start-up that allows students to take out loans at a lower rate and lets investors bet on the futures of MBA graduates.

  • Investing in a college degree: Is it worth it?     Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    Katherine Cohen, founder and CEO of IvyWise, says a university degree brings in "returns on investment" as unemployment among young adults is higher for those without a college education.

  • Chinese universities dominate BRIC ranking     Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013 | 7:30 PM ET

    A new ranking by Quacquarelli Symonds points to sharp contrasts between Indian and China in higher education. The Asia Squawk Box team discuss.

  • Members of the American Studies Association voted by a 2- to-1 margin to endorse a boycott resolution, which stems from a broader campaign to isolate Israel that has made little headway in the United States but has gained some traction in Europe.

  • Two-thirds of the 1,252 members of the American Studies Association who voted approved a boycott resolution, which stems from a broader campaign to isolate Israel that has made little headway in the United States but has gained some traction in Europe.

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