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College Tuition Increase

Reducing Tuition, Not Offering More Loans, Will Make College Affordable

Munir Moon | Posted 06.22.2014 | Politics
Munir Moon

Until we address the root cause of the problem, students will continue to graduate with big debts that not only burden them, but create a drag on the economy as a whole.

Faculty Salaries Stagnate Despite Rising Tuition

The Old Gold & Black | Posted 11.20.2013 | College
The Old Gold & Black

A report submitted to the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) details shocking statistics regarding faculty salaries, which have been largely stagnant in recent years, failing to even keep up with the rate of inflation.

Here's a 'Surprise' Tuition Is Set to Increase

Maura Kastberg | Posted 01.23.2014 | College
Maura Kastberg

As state funding is decreased, tuition is increased. So how can you protect yourself from the ever increasing cost? Here are five good tips to get you started.

More Americans Question The Value Of College

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.18.2012 | College

Some Americans spend thousands--even hundreds of thousands--of dollars on higher education. As the cost of a degree continues to rise, it appears som...

Metro Areas Take on College Affordability

Noël Harmon | Posted 09.02.2012 | College
Noël Harmon

It's kudos to Congress for extending reduced interest rates on student loans. But the real story on college affordability has yet to break -- and when it does, it won't be from Capitol Hill. Watch metro areas across the map if you want to see it.

A Risk Worth Taking

Nancy L. Zimpher | Posted 08.26.2012 | College
Nancy L. Zimpher

Students should be more conscious of the obligations they are about to take on, and if we are not comfortable with what our institutions are offering and at what cost, it is on us to make that change.

The College Debt Bubble

Jason Stanford | Posted 04.08.2012 | College
Jason Stanford

Going to a state college was once a middle-class entitlement, but now that degree is a luxury item.

Biden Stops Secret Service And Traffic To Greet Kids

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.09.2011 | Education

According to a CNN producer note, iReporter cnsteinman4 sent in this video from Neptune Beach, Fla., depicting Vice President Joe Biden stopping his c...