News Search of the Week
Here's what the media are saying about:
NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit 9myths.org to get the facts!
Private Colleges Focus on Affordability
New campus affordability measures are helping to keep students' and families' out-of-pocket costs as low as possible. Tuition cuts and freezes, three-year degree programs, and more. Complete list
Banner images provided by Bryant University.
Do Price Controls Help Students?
April 13, 2012
American higher education is a divided system, in which the "haves" fret over their odds of getting into Swarthmore, while the "have-nots" balance minimum-wage jobs with classes at a nearby public college. Students who can pay more - or take on more debt - will have better options. Those who can't, won't. In fact, though, this is what has already happened. At four-year colleges, differential pricing is becoming the norm.