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College tuition

Background info

The average cost of a 4-year public school degree for the 2018-19 school year was $21,370.

That's a 145% increase (including inflation adjustment) from 1971. Median household income has only increased 28% in the same time period.


In 2020, 65% of all jobs in the US will require college education and training beyond high school.

Some of the highest demand for that level of education is in 3 of the fastest growing occupations—STEM, healthcare professional, and community services.

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