Oct 18, 2012 A report out this morning says college students are leaving school ever deeper in debt. Students graduated last year owing more than $26,000 on average -- up five percent from the year before.
Oct 12, 2012 When you pursue higher education with a big debt load weighing you down, it can be hard to figure out how to manage your scarce resources and still achieve your goals.
Oct 11, 2012 South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley says state college funding should be tied to graduation rates and whether grads get jobs.
Oct 8, 2012 Grinnell is a very small liberal arts college in Iowa with a very big endowment: $1.4 billion. Why the financially sound institution is looking at how to control future costs.
Sep 18, 2012 Last year, Harvard graduates made less money per year than alumni from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology -- which costs about four times less than Harvard to attend.
Aug 31, 2012 The cost of college continues to soar higher and higher. An education expert posits that costs can go down if the public sector pulls out of higher education.
Sep 5, 2012 Commentator Andrew Kelly says tax dollars should fund innovation in higher education, not more of the same
Aug 31, 2012 David Lazarus of the Los Angeles Times answers caller questions on personal finance, along with CBS MoneyWatch.com editor-at-large Jill Schlesinger.
Aug 16, 2012 The beginning of the new semester means that many students receiving financial aid can look forward to large "refund" checks from their grants or loans.