Lower-Priced Colleges Offer Options to Student Debt
|08/18/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
This story was first reported in VOA Learning English.
As tuition and fees have increased sharply in the U.S. over the past 30 years, schools are looking for ways to make college and university more affordable.
Between 1990 and 2012 while college enrollment increased 62 percent, the volume of borrowing for school increased 352 percent, according to the Heritage Foundation. By the end of 2017, according to the Federal Reserve Bank, national student loan debt in the United States was $1.48 trillion.
One popular option is community college. These schools offer a two-year study program that awards an associate’s read more >>>