With massive debt and a bleak job market having many graduates regretting their degrees, NewsHour asked if college is really meant for everyone.
By Emmanuel Felton, The Hechinger Report
Kentucky is among a handful of states that have created a designation for career-ready that is separate and distinct from college-ready.
In our news wrap Wednesday, Donald Trump faced new scrutiny over his “Trump University” seminar business when a judge released lawsuit documents alleging the school’s employees were told to use high-pressure tactics. Hillary Clinton pounced, saying it’s more evidence the…
Following sexual assault complaints linked to the school's football players, Baylor University's board of regents announced Thursday that it will fire coach Art Briles and demote Kenneth Starr Thursday.
By Sophie Quinton, Stateline
A growing number of students need to borrow — and borrow heavily — to finance their college educations. And giving them more information about their debt may help change their borrowing habits.
What more can colleges and universities do to ensure the country's most vulnerable students aren't just enrolling but are graduating too? Join NewsHour for our Twitter chat on college retention rates.
By Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Thousands of low-income students in nearly two dozen states will soon be able to get federal grants to take college courses while still in high school, part of a program the Obama administration plans to begin this summer.
By Josh Lederman, Associated Press
President Barack Obama on Sunday urged college graduates to shun those who want to confront a rapidly changing world by building walls around the United States or by embracing ignorance, as he delivered a sharp and barely concealed critique of…
By Mikhail Zinshteyn, The Hechinger Report
As policymakers try to increase college-going, the cost has finally exceeded the grasp of low- and middle-income Americans.
By Kenya Downs
Months after protests on campuses reached a boiling point nationally, what's next for the student activists who became the faces of a movement?…
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