Apollo Group rose$. 25 or 1.0 percent, to $25.21. Career Education Corp. rose$. 17 or 3.6 percent, to $4.85. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 58 or 1.7 percent, to $34.52.» Read More
Michael Horn, Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation co-founder, weighs in on concerns around accreditation for higher education. Michael Staton, Learn Capital founder, provides perspective.
How education can become more affordable, and the impact to institutions, with Michael Staton, Learn Capital partner. "Elite institutions aren't going anywhere, but they've set up an existing model," explains Staton.
Apollo Group rose$. 01 or percent, to $26.30. Career Education Corp. fell$. 16 or 3.2 percent, to $4.89. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 81 or 2.2 percent, to $36.34.
Apollo Group rose$. 16 or. 6 percent, to $26.45. Career Education Corp. fell$. 26 or 5.2 percent, to $4.79. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 51 or 1.4 percent, to $36.64.
The US needs to get kids to be interested in science and technology. The best way? Convince them that smart is cool, says Segway inventor Dean Kamen.
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 2- College savings plans are better deals than they were a few years ago, but there are still a few clunkers out there. Each fall, investment research firm Morningstar singles out the nation's best 529 college savings plans.
Apollo Group rose$. 12 or. 5 percent, to $26.41. Career Education Corp. fell$. 14 or 2.8 percent, to $4.91. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $37.25.
The Minerva Project founder Ben Nelson provides insight on the curriculum for the Minerva Project, which re-imagines the college education. Former U.S. Sen. Bob Kerrey (D) of The Minerva Institute for Research and Scholarship, weighs in.
The Minerva Project offers 4 years of free tuition for its first matriculating class. Its founder Ben Nelson, and former U.S. Sen. Bob Kerrey (D) of The Minerva Institute for Research and Scholarship, discuss what the project offers compared to a traditional liberal arts education.
Discussing why college tuition has skyrocketed, with former U.S. Sen. Bob Kerrey (D) of The Minerva Institute for Research and Scholarship. "It's time for the regional creditors to grant now," he says.
Kids sometimes have the darnedest ideas about money. These gems were gleaned from financial literacy classes around the country.
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 26- Many U.S. high school students may be headed for trouble in college because they plan to major in a subject that doesn't match their interests. Nearly as many choose majors that are a poor fit, according to College Choice Report: Preferences and Prospects, a report by ACT Inc, the Iowa City, Iowa- based testing and research organization.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- In May 2012, Chen Guangcheng, the Chinese dissident, was getting ready to journey to New York after his improbable escape from house arrest. About a week before his arrival, an Evangelical Christian pastor from Texas and a New York University law professor took a walk in Central Park.
More than 40 percent of US public universities and nonprofit colleges face lower tuition revenue and declining enrollment, according to a report.
Discussing tech efforts within fashion, media and e-commerce in New York City, with NYC's chief digital officer Rachel Haot. "Arguably, New York City is becoming the capital of 3D printing in the world," she says.
Warren Buffett talks about the biggest mistake parents make when teaching their kids about money and how he learned about money.
The cost of higher education is up 70 percent in the last decade, while the number of administrative jobs is up 57 percent, the Boston Globe said.
The "Squawk on the Street" team talks with Chegg CEO Dan Rosensweig about Chegg's NYSE debut and their business model. Rosensweig says, "it's not about making money, it's about investing where the opportunity is."
BEIJING/ HONG KONG, Nov 13- Among the issues China's top leaders tackled this week as they hammered out their policy roadmap, some may determine whether children attending the likes of the Pengying school in Beijing fulfil their dreams.
Maya Prabhu, managing director at Coutts Institute, talks about a report revealing that million-dollar donations bounced back in 2012, totalling over $19 billion internationally.