SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A new survey of the nation’s college freshmen shows that the percentage attending their first-choice school has reached its lowest level in almost four decades, as cost has become a growing […]
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A 20-year-old Michigan State University student has died after he and another student were shot in their apartment near the school’s campus. East Lansing police say Dominique Nolff was pronounced […]
Is a four-year degree really worth it? Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Liz Weston, the author of “The Ten Commandments of Money” and the most widely-read personal finance columnist on the Internet. Click to listen.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – California’s community colleges are reorienting their registration system to give priority to students who are focused on earning a degree or transferring to a four-year college. The Los Angeles Times reports […]
(AP) – California’s move to tighten eligibility requirements for its Cal Grant program will eliminate or reduce awards to 14,500 students, most of them enrolled in for-profit colleges such as the University of Phoenix, the […]
(AP) – Starting this fall, college students will be getting less financial aid from California. Gov. Jerry Brown announced Thursday that he vetoed $195 million from the final budget he signed – more than $22 […]
(AP) – California students are increasingly being courted by out-of-state colleges seeking to take advantage of cutbacks and rising tuition at the Golden State’s public universities. The Los Angeles Times reports Monday that schools in […]
The discussion on today’s Money 101 with Bob McCormick will cover college topics: What counts more — good grades or money — for getting into the college of your choice How long will it take […]