TITLE

Free Higher Education

AUTHOR(S)
Reed Jr., Adolph; Szymanski, Sharon
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Academe;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the significance of a free higher education to the U.S. crisis of affordability. Percentage of tuition fee increase, according to the study "Trends in College Pricing 2003"; Impact of the growth of merit-based on need-based aids; Potential result of the Affordability in Higher Education Act introduced by the Republican party.
ACCESSION #
14098725

 

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