Bloomberg releases $700 billion higher ed plan

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has unveiled a $700 billion higher education plan that would make two-year public colleges free for all students, double the maximum Pell Grant, and ask institutions to end legacy preference in the admissions process.

Is college worth it? New report says yes.

A new report from Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce finds that private, nonprofit four-year colleges have the highest long-term return on investment, while community college programs and associate’s degrees have the highest short-term return.