College, Inc.: college costs


Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 04/10/2012

College faculty pay has stalled

Professor pay isn’t keeping up with inflation. The least-well-paid faculty around Washington earn about $50,000 a year.

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:42 AM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Finance, Labor | Tags:  college professors, college costs

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 12/10/2010

Divorced parents contribute less toward college

A new study by researchers from Rice University and the University of Wisconsin finds that divorced and separated parents contribute much less toward the costs of their children's education than married parents.

By Daniel de Vise  |  05:13 PM ET, 12/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance | Tags:  Journal of Family Issues divorce study, children of divorce pay more college costs, divorced parents pay fewer college costs, study on divorced parents paying for college

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 12/02/2010

25 ways to reduce the cost of college

The Center for College Affordability and Productivity has been periodically releasing bits and pieces of what will be a book-length compendium of 25 proposals to reduce the cost of college. Much of it is now available online. I guess the...

By Daniel de Vise  |  01:35 PM ET, 12/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance, Finance | Tags:  25 ways to reduce the cost of college, Center for College Affordability and Productivity, college costs, college finance, higher education costs