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
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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
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
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
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
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