SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— Is getting a college education or earning your degree worth it in these tough economic times and job market? Ben Kaplan, an expert on college scholarships and admissions, says ‘absolutely’. 163 more words
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The cost of higher education in the United States has surged more than 538 percent since 1985, leaving educators, students, and society alike to question if the quality of the education being offered is rising as hastily as parents’ eyebrows while they experience the sticker shock associated with the hefty price tag of shipping their aspiring scholar off to a four year university. 733 more words
Post-secondary education is expensive. That’s common knowledge. That’s why I was out in the streets with tens, if not hundreds, of thousands of my fellow citizens in Montréal last summer, protesting the then-Liberal government’s plans to halt the tuition freeze. 682 more words
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College tuition and fees are steadily rising, but students who want to live on campus have another financial burden. The price of room and board is also becoming increasingly expensive.