With a growing number of students unable to afford college tuition, many of these students are turning to a two-year degree in order to accomplish their educational goals. Degree Query has created an infographic entitled “Bang for Your Educational Buck” detailing which associates degrees are proving to be worthwhile-even earning more than others with bachelor’s degrees.
Student debt almost tripled between 2004 and 2012. It now stands at over $1.1 trillion, making student loan debt the largest form of consumer debt outside of mortgages. How did tuition for US colleges and universities get so high and how does the US stand compared to other developed countries?
Do you think college is too expensive? Well 75% of Americans do. The tuition is a huge factor for a lot of people looking into colleges. Yes, there are scholarships and loans to assist you along your college path but sometimes scholarships aren’t enough or loans get too expensive.