Target Joins Rival Walmart In Covering College Costs For WorkersTarget is offering its 340,000 U.S.-based employees the chance to go to college for free, less than a week after bigger retail rival Walmart made the same arrangement for its 1.5 million workers.
Calif. Lawmakers Calling For 2 Years Of Free Community CollegeTwo years of free tuition could be in the future for first-time community college students under a proposed law in California.
University Of Memphis Now Tuition Free For Families Of Fallen SoldiersThe University of Memphis is making tuition free for the children and spouses of United States soldiers who died in the line of duty.
LAUSD Graduates To Receive A Year Of Free Community College TuitionThe program, which will provide tuition at Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) schools, was inspired by calls made under America's College Promise, a national campaign that is spearheaded by President Barack Obama and chaired by Jill Biden.
For Parents, The Hardest Part Of Kids Going Off To College Can Be The CostThis should be an exciting time of year for Niko Alzate. She’s headed to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in a month. But her anticipation at starting college is being dampened by the stress of figuring out how to pay for it.
How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection ProcessAccording to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
With Graduation Approaching, One Final Fee For StudentsAs graduation season approaches, students at some public universities in the Southland will pay a fee to receive their diploma.