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How A Graduate Degree Can Advance Your Career

Earning a graduate degree can advance a career in numerous ways, here are the top five ways.


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How The Montgomery GI Bill Is Motivating Our Servicemembers

From providing support for entrance exams to tuition for college courses, the Montgomery GI Bill provides education benefits for members of the military.


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Students Squeezed For Higher College Tuition As Administrative Salaries Rise

(CBS) — Anyone in college knows that paying the bills can be just plain hard. Fourteen million full-time college students work at least part-time to pay their tuition. Nationally, tuition has increased an average of […]


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Some Earn Their Degrees Online, Not At Bricks-And-Mortar Colleges

Last year, about 500,000 additional students began their online education. But some experts worry they’re missing something. CBS 2’s Ed Curran reports.


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Walter’s Perspective: Deep-Pocketed Universities Should Give Students Some Relief

The big issue these days is the high cost of tuition for college students, who are taking on more debt. CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson has a solution.


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Quinn: No More Free Rides For College Granted By Lawmakers

Gov. Pat Quinn says enough is enough with a program where politicians are allowed to provide full rides for favored students at Illinois schools.

WBBM Newsradio–08/26/2011

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Tuition Increases At Northwestern, DePaul Universities

Undergraduate tuition at Northwestern University will increase 4.4 percent in the coming school year and 6.2 percent at DePaul University.