Anyone thinking about attending college has heard horror stories about recent graduates heading off into the workforce with $100,000 – or more – in student debt and being forced to live for years in their parents’ basement.
While some of those tales no doubt are true, they appear to be extreme examples that shouldn’t deter anyone from considering college. At some point, just about everyone will go into debt; it doesn’t have to ruin your life.
Friday, Sep 12 2014 09:00 AM
This is the cost to attend the schools ranked among the best in the country in college football.
Friday, Aug 29 2014 09:00 AM
Undergraduate students who have shown strong academic potential are considered for this program, and funds are given to institutions of higher education so that those schools can assist and prepare participants for graduate school, according to the U.S. Department of Education.
Wednesday, Aug 27 2014 11:00 AM
A main difference between a scholarship and a fellowship is that the former typically is a grant administered by the academic institution, while the latter is usually overseen by an outside organization.That's important because it means a fellowship can come from anywhere -- from an organization that promotes research in your field of choice to an agency with a specific goal in mind.
Tuesday, Aug 19 2014 09:00 AM
Those potentially eligible for transferring military education benefits include officers and enlisted, active duty and Selected Reserve (including the National Guard), who have served at least six years since Sept. 10, 2001, and agree to serve an additional four years. The additional service time may be prorated to a lesser amount for those approaching retirement.
Wednesday, Jul 30 2014 11:00 AM
Tuition costs are considerably lower at two-year institutions. In addition, attending a community college close to home gives many students the option of living at home with their parents for another two years, saving another large amount of money which otherwise would have been spent on dorm fees, meal plans and other cost-of-living-on-campus expenses.
Tuesday, Jul 29 2014 09:00 AM
This program offers career assistance and counseling services. Soldiers who have more than 180 days of active duty service and are transitioning to civilian life are eligible for the TAP.
Thursday, Jul 24 2014 11:00 AM
Getting Money for College – Financial Aid, Scholarship & Grant Articles, Guides
Paying for school can be a real challenge, but thankfully there are scholarships, grants, student loans and other sources of college money that can help. In this part of the U.S. News University Directory resource center, you will find financial aid news as well as guides on how to find money for school. They can help you create a paying-for-school strategy that significantly lowers the financial burden on you and your family!