4 Reasons College Should be Free

reasons college should be free
College should be free. A degree is so widely touted as necessary for a successful life, yet it can be wildly overpriced and unattainable. Here are four reasons why higher education should be free. Value has decreased First, the value of a college degree is no longer there. The cost of tuition alone has increased many times over in the last thirty years. For example, the four-year cost to attend Harvard...
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College Is Expensive. Is It Worth It?

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I can tell you all about how expensive it is to go to college today, and I will because that’s the point of this blog post. But the bottom line is college is expensive, so when it comes down to it — is it worth it? How Expensive Is College, Really? Relatively speaking, I’m pretty well-educated. I went to college right after high school and got myself a Bachelors of Communication in Journalism,...
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The Degree Industry: What Is Going On With Student Loan Debt?

What Is Going On With Student Loan Debt?
In case you haven’t noticed the price tag for a college degree has steadily increased over the last 10-12 years.  What you may not have heard on the nightly news is that lending institutions are constantly lobbying; (for the public good, of course) to raise the amount a student can borrow.  To me, this seems to be a means of preying on unsuspecting and undereducated kids.  Getting them to...
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