College Board: College Prices Continue To Go UpTime to stock up on the ramen noodles. The average cost of attending college crept up again this year, the College Board said Thursday.
How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection ProcessAccording to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
Starbucks Clears College Degree Path For EmployeesStarbucks is giving its baristas a bargain on an online college degree.
D.C. Council OKs Creating City Scholarship ProgramThe D.C. Council gave preliminary approval Tuesday to a new program that would help low-income families pay for college.
D.C. Considers $100,000 College Tuition Subsidy for StudentsThe D.C. Council will consider establishing an ambitious grant program to help District of Columbia students pay for college.
Housing, Food Costs Top Rising Tuition Prices At Many US CollegesDespite all the grumbling about tuition increases and student loan costs, other college expenses also are going up.
Less Than One-Third Of College Students Pay Full TuitionThe sticker price of in-state tuition at four-year public universities climbed about $400 this fall, an increase of nearly 5 percent that brought the average to $8,655. That's a modest increase compared to recent years but still painful for families with stagnant incomes after a prolonged economic slump.
Obama Proposes Steps To Keep College Tuition Down President Barack Obama used Tuesday's State of the Union address to propose and idea to keep college affordable by yanking federal aid from colleges that don't keep tuition down and provide good value.