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It's no longer feasible to work your way through college

Let’s get this straight once and for all.

It’s impossible to work your way through college nowadays

Michigan State University graduate student Randy Olson listened to “his grandfather extol the virtues of putting oneself through college without family support’”  But then Olson did some calculations to show how that is almost impossible to do today.

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'Budget woes are particularly acute at small, mid-tier private' colleges

Tough financial times are hitting many colleges, and “some are downsizing staff, while others are slashing athletic programs and even selling off buildings”.

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You can get a college degree for almost free

This college degree may not be prestigious, but it’s truly affordable.  Tuition is free, although each proctored exam costs $100.

Just in time for its first graduates, the University of the People, a tuition-free four-year-old online 

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