The Rising Cost of Education

The Rising Cost of Education

by Emily Rose Oachs

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The Rising Cost of Education covers the skyrocketing tuition fees for higher education, explaining just how expensive tuition is as well as what causes its increase and the risks it poses for Americans. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781624023217
Publisher: ABDO
Publication date: 01/01/2017
Series: ABDO Special Reports Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 13 MB
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Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Surging Tuition 4

Chapter 2 History of Higher Education 16

Chapter 3 School Spending 30

Chapter 4 Discounts, Technology, and Funding 42

Chapter 5 Effects of High Tuition 54

Chapter 6 School and Government Responses 66

Chapter 7 The For-Profit Problem 78

Chapter 8 In the Future 90

Essential Facts 100

Glossary 102

Additional Resources 104

Source Notes 106

Index 110

About the Author 112

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