3 On Your Side: Paying For College
Report: 7 in 10 College Students Get Financial AidNew data from the National Post Secondary Student Aid Study, shows 71% of undergraduates received some form of financial aid in the 2011-2012 academic year, up from four years before.
The Go-To Man For College Financial Aid And ScholarshipsMark Kantrowitz says he knows everything about financing college and he's got more than enough references to prove it.
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Part 1: Why Is College So Expensive?A college education has become the second-costliest purchase most families will make. What makes it so expensive?
Part 2: Private vs. Public CollegesThe cost of college can vary widely between low-priced community colleges and elite private universities. What do students at each kind of school get for their tuition dollar?
Part 3: Is College Worth It?The cost of college is stressing parents and putting students into debt, but they continue to bear the burden because they're convinced it is vital for the future.
Part 4: How To Pay For CollegeIf the price of milk had gone up at the same rate as the price of college tuition, you'd now be paying 15 dollars for a gallon of milk.