Topic: Sandy Baum
‘Affordable colleges’ can mean different things depending on the vantage point. For chief financial officers at schools, affordable colleges could mean heavier teaching loads and rising tuition.
07/06/2011 06:57 pm
SAT test company, The College Board, releases studies saying that while tuition still outpaces inflation, jumps in federal and private grants are keeping up.
10/28/2010 05:41 pm
Tuition at four-year public universities rose again this year, outpacing inflation, according to a report released Thursday by The College Board. Federal aid to states and students softens the bite.
10/28/2010 11:02 am
College tuition and student loans take an average 11 years to make up, says a new study. But college grads still come out ahead.
09/21/2010 11:00 am
President Obama signed the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act Tuesday, whose student loan reform will mean big savings for the US government, but not much change for students until 2014.
03/30/2010 07:22 pm
The administration will reduce the number of questions on federal forms – currently so tortuous they deter many from applying.
06/24/2009 01:00 am
Budgets are cut as a new study reports an average loss of 23 percent in endowment value.
01/28/2009 12:00 am
A new report shows signs of moderation in rate hikes. But the economic downturn could quickly send prices up.
10/30/2008 01:00 am
The $86 billion system is so complex and piecemeal that experts call for an overhaul.
09/19/2008 01:00 am