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  • Sallie Mae CEO: Navient to run loan services operations

    Sallie Mae CEO Jack Remondi discusses its company split into two publicly traded companies.

  • Sallie Mae CEO: Some manage student loan debt successfully

    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.

  • Drowning in student debt? Maybe you can refinance Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Student loan debt can be debilitating for many college graduates. But some financial institutions are providing relief with refinancing options.

  • Can't pay it back? Doesn't matter for this loan Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 3:41 PM ET

    As student loan debt continues to rise, the loans’ underwriting standards remain almost nonexistent, and the economy may pay the price. The NYT reports.

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

    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.

  • CommonBond's Klein: Finance in 10 years is unrecognizable today

    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.

  • Active learning with the Minerva Project   Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 7:40 AM ET
    Active learning with the Minerva Project

    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.

  • Minerva Project vs liberal arts education   Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 7:36 AM ET
    Minerva Project vs liberal arts education

    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.

  • Pressure on regional creditors to grant: Kerrey   Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 7:12 AM ET
    Pressure on regional creditors: Kerrey

    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.

  • Affordable student loans   Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 6:53 AM ET
    Affordable student loans

    SoFi co-founders and VPs James Finnigan and Dan Macklin, discuss how they're shaking up the student loan market.

  • Fannie and Freddie will not lower loan limits   Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 3:35 PM ET
    Fannie & Freddie will not lower loan limits

    Loan limits at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will remain at $417,000 in general and $625,000 for higher-priced markets. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.

  • Private school invests $100,000 to practice investing

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports on a private school outside of Dallas where the student business club has taken mock investing to a whole new level.

  • Suze Orman takes on the student loan crisis Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 3:37 PM ET

    Why student loans are the most dangerous types of debt and how to tackle it.

  • Bachelor of smArts: US and UK lead top universities Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 8:14 AM ET
    The University of Cambridge; the highest-ranked U.K. institution on the QS table.

    The U.S. and the U.K. once again dominated the world's top-ranked universities, with American institutions comprising over half of the top 20.

  • Dropping enrollment squeezes universities: Moody's Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 2:18 PM ET

    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.

  • JPM quits student loans biz   Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 4:30 PM ET
    JPM quits student loans biz

    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: No more student loans   Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 1:20 PM ET
    JPMorgan: No more student loans

    JPMorgan will not be accepting new private student loan applications, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. The decision applies to borrowers for next year.

  • The college experience: Worth the cost?   Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET
    The college experience: Worth the cost?

    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.

  • Crowdfunding college tuition   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 11:52 AM ET
    Crowdfunding college tuition

    CNBC's Mary Thompson explains how some students and parents are finding a way to make college more affordable.

  • How to pay for college   Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET
    How to pay for college

    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.