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Do the Benefits of College Still Outweigh the Costs?
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Do the Benefits of College Still Outweigh the Costs?

A study from the New York Federal Reserve finds that even after factoring in rising tuition costs and student debt, a college degree still pays off. A person with a bachelor’s degree can expect to earn about $1.2 million more, from ages 22 to 64, than someone with a high school diploma, the report says. More »

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Buying College: What Consumers Need to Know

Buyer beware notices, encouraging comparison shopping, and increasing college consciousness are examples of how the federal government can help students make better choices about higher education options, says this report from the Center for American Progress.