Forty-three million Americans - that is, one in three American workers - struggle with student loan debt. Over the last decade, the average student loan balance has doubled to $38,000 per graduate. By 2023, outstanding student debt will be more than $2 trillion.
Los Angeles - August 2nd - The USC Rossier EdVentures programhas completed its first cohort, providing 16 ed-tech companies from around the globe with mentorship and other support. These student- and alumni-founded companies -- as well as companies from five countries -- mostly run by minorities and women, are developing products that enhance educational and financial opportunity.