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Busting the Myths about Private Colleges

NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit to get the facts!

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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



Is higher education America's next financial bubble?

Richmond, Va., Times Dispatch - Opinion Piece

April 15, 2012

Congress not only facilitated the growth of student debt but made it impossible for students to free themselves from excessive student debt through mechanisms like bankruptcy. This debt is here to stay. If college degrees were the tremendous economic assets that they were 30 or 40 years ago, then this would be less of an issue. However, now the value of associate's through doctoral degrees have limited economic value to many students; this complicates the indebtedness crisis.

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