The rising cost of college tuition impacts students beyond just student loan debt.
Larger price tags also translate into some students re-evaluating higher education overall, their future professional careers and some of their major life decisions.
In recent years, university tuition costs have some students opting to enroll in less-expensive community colleges; others drop out of school altogether or decide college isn’t an option for them at all.
Find out more in this interesting infographic from OnlineCollege.org!
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About the Author: Melissa Venable, PhD is an Education Writer for OnlineCollege.org. Melissa’s background includes work in higher education – private, public, and for-profit – as an instructional designer and curriculum developer. Melissa is also an experienced instructor, academic advisor and career counselor. She is actively involved in research related to online education and the support of online students. Her work has been published in The Career Development Quarterly, TechTrends, the Journal of Computing in Higher Education. Follow Melissa on Twitter!