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

    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

    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

    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

    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.

  • 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

    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 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 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

    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

    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.

  • Decades to pay off school debt—worth it? Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 6:44 PM ET

    With half of graduates struggling to get full-time employment, people should consider alternatives to a four-year degree, a former secretary of education argues.

  • Is college worth it?  Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 4:44 PM ET

    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.

  • College loans: A hit to retirement?  Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    A growing number of older Americans are becoming a part of an alarming nationwide $1 trillion college loan debt; reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • How about a two-year law school?  Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    The president is in favor of reducing law school from three years to cut student debt. David Lat and Elie Mystal from Above the Law and Dan Rodriguez, dean of the Northwestern School of Law, join to discuss this controversial topic.

  • Generations of student loan debt  Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 12:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports student loan debt is building, becoming a lifetime and in some cases a generational burden.

  • Power Rundown: Surge in part-timers  Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 1:47 PM ET

    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.

  • Student loans killing startups?  Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 7:33 PM ET

    Is student loan debt killing the entrepreneurial spirit? Carol Roth, author of "The Entrepreneur Equation," and Andrew Busch, The Busch Update, discuss.