Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Students Unable to Keep Up with Rising Costs

I just read an interesting article dealing with this issue (one close to my heart, and my pocketbook).

The increasing descent of students (at the undergraduate, and most of all, graduate levels) into a lifetime of indentured servitude is astonishing...

The size of tuition and fee increases at four-year public colleges has declined for the third year in a row, according to the College Board's annual tuition survey, which was released last week. But lagging federal grants left many lower- and middle-income students still struggling to keep up with the rising cost of college...

Read the full article: Public Colleges See Slower Rise in Fees: 6.3% in a Year

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