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Why Students (and Obama) Should STFU Already About College Costs

College is still well within reach for most of us, and the wage premium remains huge, says Nick Gillespie.<p>It’s back-to-college time, which means it’s …

Associate's Degrees Can Yield Higher Salary Than 4-Year Degrees: Study

<i>This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy.</i><p>Students who earn associate’s degrees and occupational certificates often earn more in their first year …

Why Big Data, Not MOOCs, Will Revolutionize Education | Op-Ed | US News

iStockphoto<p>Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, are hailed as a new innovation so disruptive for academia today that they will do to higher …

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Who's to blame for student debt crisis

As the new school year approaches, President Obama has been traveling around talking about the high cost of education. In a speech given on August 22 in Syracuse, New York, he laid out a plan to rein in the costs, describing affordable and accessible education as "Washington's highest priority."<p>But …