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Feds Lay Out Plan For College Rating System: Good, Bad, Average

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – A new rating plan for American colleges from the Department of Education will divide schools into broad categories of good, bad and average based upon affordability, graduation rates and student loan repayment rates. 531 more words


Feds release 'framework' to rate colleges instead of actual system

Colleges and universities have fretted over how they will be judged under a new college ratings system President Barack Obama announced last year would be developed to encourage transparency and affordability. 438 more words


23 Reasons Why The Best-Worst Year Of Your Life Is 23

1. You learn to speak business, no matter what your industry

You’re finally in charge of yourself. Sure, you might have a boss, but you can work on your own and do what needs to be done. 1,209 more words

'Save our Slice': 13 Va. colleges fight higher education budget cuts

Thirteen Virginia colleges and universities have united to relay an important message to Governor McAuliffe: Don’t cut money from higher education budgets.

The effort began as a response to… 710 more words


The Biggest Roadblock to Buying a House Today? Student Loan Debt!

According to one new estimate (CSMonitor), over 400,000 home sales will not take place in 2014 due to high student loan debt. The “first time home buyer” segment of the housing market has been dwindling as student loan debt has risen over the past decade. 277 more words

Bee Debt Free

The fast-forward way to pay off your student loans

When Tyler Williams graduated in 2009 with nearly $30,000 in student loan debt, he wanted to rid himself of the burden quickly.

“That anxiety gave me this laser focus to pay off that debt,” he says. 890 more words


Want to get rich? Don't pay off your student loans

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — When I graduated from Drexel University in 2009 with a degree in engineering, I was 23 and had $200 in my bank account. 794 more words