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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



Let’s End the Insanity in College Pricing

Time, Money - Opinion

January 15, 2016

Lucie Lapovsky, higher education consultant and former president of Mercy College (NY) and former CFO of Goucher College (MD), writes: Parents and students often rely on published prices when considering the cost of school. As a result, they are largely unaware that a college education at a top school may be available to them at a heavily discounted price. A study by Sallie Mae showed that 63% of parents will reject a school based solely on the published price, without learning a single other fact about it.

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