The mounting cost of legal education may be a key factor that's driving down the rate of law school enrollment, reports the New York Times.» Read More
CNBC's Kayla Tausche asks Coursera CEO Daphne Koller, about how students find Coursera, the online educational platform, and innovation in the education community.
College students regularly pile into majors where the job prospects are hot. Whether they will stay that way after graduation is another story.
Engineering, computers, business and liberal arts win out among members of the CNBC NEXT List—if they finished college, that is.
Academia continues to rebuild its fiscal position after being whacked in the financial crisis with a heavy allocation to alternative investments.
University of Pennsylvania Professor Kenneth Goldsmith is the professor behind the class "Wasting Time on the Internet." Goldsmith says students will be able to look at anything on the Internet in order to create great works of literature out of the experience.
Before taking the entrepreneurial leap, boomers should avoid making these 3 common mistakes that could sink their start-up.
Millennials are shying away from credit cards, but plastic is a great way to build a credit history. Here's what to look for in a card.
A pair of new surveys shows things aren't getting any easier for the middle class.
We don't need to change young retirement savers' portfolios. We need to change their mindset about raiding 401(k)s, Suze Orman says.
STEM careers are not only having a hard time recruiting women, but once they get there, they often want to leave, a new report finds.
Higher contribution limits, more investment options, and auto increases and matches make it easier for you to save for retirement.
Businesses don't have much faith that recent college hires will stick around for very long, a new survey says.
A wallet with crumpled receipts, rewards cards, etc. can also signal trouble getting a handle on your finances. Here's how to clean both up.
If your child is trying to impress a college admissions office, it's those unconventional skills that make colleges take notice. Video gaming perhaps?
A college degree is by no means the only determining factor for a tech startup's success, but it turns out that it does make a difference.
Being free doesn't necessarily make a university more popular – as the latest rankings show.
Despite a sharp drop in the market, one group in particular should drown out the noise and avoid hitting the sell button: the millennial investor.
Coding camps are slowly gaining ground at vocational schools, reports New York Times.
CNBC personal finance correspondent Sharon Epperson discusses several factors incoming college students should take into account when choosing their major.
Billionaire Mark Cuban says tackling the student debt crisis is key to fixing the economy.
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