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College Costs

Money in a wallet

College Costs

  • The cost of higher education is an issue of ongoing importance to students, families and campus leaders, as well as leaders in Congress and the administration. The forces driving tuition increases are the subject of much debate. Tuition has risen in years when federal student aid has increased, but also in years when there has been no increase. However, we do know there is a clear relationship between rising tuition and state funding cuts. What also is clear is that many higher education institutions are now taking steps to contain costs and improve productivity and also help qualified low-income students pay for their education.
 

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