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The payback on the hefty investment to get an MBA has dropped, but graduates at elite schools still see salaries soar.
Some schools demand that students personally foot a portion of the bill, even if they have financial aid that would cover everything.
A new study suggests that those with a technical 2-year degree can earn more in their first year than new grads with a bachelor's degree.
When interest rates plunged, recent graduates shackled with student debt couldn't refinance at a lower rate.
The 2014 annual ranking from US News & World Report has changed its methods to reflect new admissions standards and to increase the weight of graduation and retention rates.
The communal life of dorms and personal data on unguarded laptops make it child's play for identity thieves to victimize college students.
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