October 8, 2008
Last 2 Years Saw Modest Tuition Increases—but Those Days May Be Gone
Tuition and required fees at American universities increased at a measured rate over the past two years, according to a report released on Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Education. But given the recent downturn of the nation’s economy, that trend is unlikely to continue, say officials at the American Council on Education.
According to the report, “Postsecondary Institutions in the United States: Fall 2007, Degrees and