October, 2015
Week 2


Cost of College in California

DateOctober 05, 2015

OverviewCollege tuition costs are a big source of debate right now in politics. Over the past ten years, the cost of college has increase much faster than inflation. This means that in real dollars, people are paying much more to go to college today than ever before. In inflation adjusted dollars, college tuition is now 1.5 times higher than it was in 2000. This is a trend that needs to be stopped if students are going to continue to go to college. With record numbers of students graduating with crippling debt, it is important to understand what the trends are currently in the state of California. Here are several facts about the cost of coll