The CFPB has filed a lawsuit against one of the largest for-profit college chains in the U.S., claiming it used predatory lending practices, CNBC's Herb Weisbaum reports.» Read More
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 17- Minerva Schools of KGI doesn't yet have accreditation, a campus or even a full faculty roster, but it is offering something even Harvard can't- four years of free tuition for its first matriculating class.
The U.S. Census reported college enrollment declined for the first time in six years in 2012. That threatens higher education revenue, said Moody's.
"As long as the money keeps going into colleges, they're going to take it," says billionaire investor Mark Cuban. CNBC's Jim Cramer seconds that.
Where is business investor Mark Cuban putting his money now? Cuban, joined by Ranku founder and CEO Kim Taylor, discusses what the education start-up can do for potential online college students.
JPMorgan Chase is leaving the student loan business, CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the story. And Sheila Bair, Former FDIC chair, joins to discuss JPM woes, explains why we need much tougher capital standards and reveals her support for Janet Yellen as Fed chair.
JPMorgan will not be accepting new private student loan applications, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. The decision applies to borrowers for next year.
The price of higher education keeps rising, while the jobs picture remains bleak. Swainson Gill, senior at Iona College; Kelsie Blazier, a junior at New York University; and Jeffrey Selingo of The Chronicle of Higher Education discuss.
Tony Lee, Careercast.com; and Doug Belkin, Wall Street Journal, share well-paying job options for those who decide to not attend college. And CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on entrepreneurs finding investors and investment ideas at their alma mater.
CNBC's Mary Thompson explains how some students and parents are finding a way to make college more affordable.
CNBC.com's Kelli Grant, Eric Greenberg of Greenberg Educational and Chad Oakley of Charles Aris explain why certain classes improve job prospects.
With financial aid, scholarships, and grants; Kim Clark, Money Magazine; and Kal Chany, author of "Paying for College Without Going Broke," discuss the best way to pay for an education.
William Bennett and Anthony Carnevale of Georgetown University debate the value of higher education. And CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on generations of college debt.
Alan Martin, Campus Book Renals CEO, discusses how his company provides students a platform to rent their school textbooks and save money.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports student loan debt is building, becoming a lifetime and in some cases a generational burden.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is giving a 12-month notice of his retirement, and the FDA is considering a ban on online sales of e-cigarettes. CNBC's John Carney and Simon Hobbs discuss.
President Obama wants to roll out a new rating system for colleges, and the President has also asked U.S. intelligence to investigate Wednesday's attack in Syria. CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on tonight's headlines.
President Obama is on the road to deliver his plan on reducing the cost of education, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
Arne Duncan, U.S. Education secretary, provides details of President Obama's two-day bus tour to discuss helping the middle class ease the rising cost of education.
More millennials are moving back in with their parents. But those most likely to return to the coop aren't college-educated kids looking for jobs.
President Obama is planning to tame rising college costs; and it's not so difficult to find a job if you're looking for part-time work. CNBC's Bob Pisani and Simon Hobbs, discuss.