Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 5:36pm
More American teenagers are thinking about picking up a passport and heading abroad for their college years as a way of attending a top-rated school at a lower cost, Canadian and British college recruiters say.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 5:42pm
Gov. Rick Scott's higher education task force on Monday tentatively agreed to recommend holding the line on tuition for certain "two-plus-two" students who start at community colleges and then complete their degrees at universities.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 7:12pm
Gov. Martin O'Malley said Thursday that he hopes to hold tuition increases for Maryland residents attending the state's public universities to no more than the 3 percent he has allowed in each of the last three years.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 10/24/2012 - 11:01pm
Community college tuition has gone up so much during the economic downturn that students at Washington's two-year colleges are now paying what a University of Washington student paid just over a decade ago.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 10/24/2012 - 10:53pm
The prices that most people actually pay for college, which had remained stable for several years, are on the rise again, as tuition and other cost increases outpace financial aid awards, the College Board reported on Wednesday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 7:34pm
In campaign stops across college campuses, and again in the debate on Tuesday, President Obama has promoted his efforts to make college more affordable. His record, more activist than any recent predecessor’s, includes greatly expanding the federal government’s role in granting college loans, increasing aid to community colleges, and even taking steps to try to stem soaring tuition.