Student Debt http://wfae.org en JCSU Gets More Than $1 Million For Scholarship Fund http://wfae.org/post/jcsu-gets-more-1-million-scholarship-fund <p>Johnson C. Smith University has received about $1 million this month for a scholarship fund that helps students pay the difference between their financial aid and tuition.</p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:54:49 +0000 Duncan McFadyen 49122 at http://wfae.org JCSU Gets More Than $1 Million For Scholarship Fund JCSU's Carter Pushes To Loosen Standards For Federal PLUS Loans http://wfae.org/post/jcsus-carter-pushes-loosen-standards-federal-plus-loans <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Johnson C. Smith University President Ron Carter is urging the Department of Education to reconsider changes to the Federal Parent PLUS loan. Carter blames those changes for the school's </span><a href="http://wfae.org/post/johnson-c-smith-university-lays-staff-3-million-budget-cuts" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">recent three million dollar budget cut</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 00:37:39 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 38571 at http://wfae.org JCSU's Carter Pushes To Loosen Standards For Federal PLUS Loans College Tuition Often Subsidizes Sports More Than You Realize, Researcher Says http://wfae.org/post/college-tuition-often-subsidizes-sports-more-you-realize-researcher-says <p>We frequently hear about the rising cost of going to college.&nbsp; The Federal Reserve Bank of New York says the average amount of student debt is about $20,000 for Americans under 25.&nbsp; That may not surprise you.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 14:11:07 +0000 Marshall Terry 30453 at http://wfae.org