Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 8:44pm
As Washington's prepaid tuition program opens to new participants Tuesday, the plan may not seem like much of a bargain to people who bought in years ago. But that's the inevitable result of the keeping up with the state's skyrocketing tuition.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 8:43pm
In a recent video addressed to the public, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan again reiterated the importance of income-based student loan repayment options and weighed in on the significance of community colleges.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 8:32pm
Facing serious financial trouble in a weak economy, Cooper Union, the New York City college founded in 1859 to provide free education for the working class, may begin charging undergraduate tuition for the first time in more than a century, its president said Monday.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 6:04pm
President Obama's plans to provide student loan relief could affect students attending Bemidji State University, a school that has the highest tuition rate among the seven four-year state universities in Minnesota.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 6:03pm
The percentage increase in tuition and fees at Connecticut's four-year public universities for the current academic year — about 2.5 percent — was among the smallest in the country, according to a report released Wednesday by the College Board.