education

The college major that pays of the most is "health and medical preparatory programs," sometimes known as "pre-med."
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to sharp increases in the share prices of three S&P 500 education and training companies with market caps of more than $10 billion. What does 2021 look like for these...
The hardest law school in America to get into is Yale, which is slightly tougher than Harvard or Stanford.
Harvard University's endowment value of nearly $42 billion apparently is not enough to make certain all Harvard's employees stay in place.
At the bottom of the latest Wall Street Journal list of America's best colleges is Youngstown State University. See how it compares with Harvard, which tops the list.
Health care officials have said that masks and social distancing are the keys to arresting the spread of COVID-19. Yet, schools in some rural areas will open without insisting on these safety...
Some children actually learn primarily from their parents, perhaps with the aid of tutors. They do not interact with traditional schools at all. In Alaska, this number is particularly high.
Total U.S. student loan debt is more than five times higher than it was in 2013 and the average loan per borrower has nearly tripled. Who are these borrowers and will they repay?
Residents of every state have at least one aspect of their home they can brag about, but also one they would probably rather forget. Minnesota state residents may gloat about the state’s extremely...
More high school students in the class of 2019 took the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) than last year. However, overall scores were down.
Americans are particularly pleased with the education systems and opportunities that the country offers. That figure reached a 15-year high this year.
Some 44 million Americans share $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. The burdens and effects of this debt fall harder on people of color. Can student debt forgiveness help overcome the inequities?
One frequent criticism of the U.S. school system, particularly public schools, is that teachers are paid less than people in many other professions. New research shows some teachers cannot make ends...
An MBA is one of the most expensive degrees a person can pursue after graduating from college. Is the cost worth it? It depends on whom you ask.
A new OECD report on skills development focuses on the need to ensure that adults have the digital skills they need to thrive in the years ahead. The United States scores well in some respects and...