Geography is one of the first factors students consider when deciding where to go to college.
Many students choose colleges based on the teams they love.
Majoring in business can open doors to a wide range of professional opportunities for graduates and it also can lead to big paychecks.
Engineering majors had the highest starting salaries among the Class of 2019.
In 2018, nearly 50,000 students applied for a spot in the class of 2022. Less than 5% were accepted.
CNBC Make It set out to find the schools that provide middle-class American students the highest average salaries for their tuition dollars.
Kevin O'Leary advises you to go right to work as soon as you get out of college and to worry about taking vacation after you establish yourself in the field.
"If anyone tells you, 'you don't need to get a college degree,' absolutely ignore that advice," says wealth manager Peter Mallouk. "The greatest separation between you and your wealth is having a college degree."
College costs can be difficult to estimate. We set out to capture the information students would need to balance these considerations.
Michael Horn of The Christensen Institute explains how much debt you should incur if you're looking to enroll in college.
Michael B. Horn recommends a smart way to avoid taking on more debt than graduates will be able to handle paying back.
Attending college is more expensive than ever before, but there are ways to keep your costs under control.
FRANK. CEO Charlie Javice breaks down the three ways you can pay off your student loans, and which one would be the best option depending on your financial state.
American workers with a college degree earn around $78,000 per year on average, and it's never too soon to start planning for your professional future.
The costs of extra years of college add up quickly.