The Cost of Higher Education
Over the past twenty years, the cost of a college education has outpaced the rate of inflation. Despite efforts by Harvard, Yale and a few other schools to offset set spiraling tuitions, many students graduate from college with huge debts. A look at the cost of a college degree and what some are doing to make higher education more affordable.
President, Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina
Visiting scholar at A.E.I. and Director of the Center for College Affordability and Productivity. He's also a professor of economics at Ohio State University and author of Ã¢ï¿½ï¿½Going Broke By Degree Ã¢ï¿½ï¿½ Why College Costs Too Much.Ã¢ï¿½ï¿½
Senior Vice President, American Council on Education, a trade association representing roughly 2000 2-year and 4-year public and private universities.
editor, Inside Higher Ed
Dean of Enrollment Management for Rockland Community College, part of the State University of New York