This is a very topical issue, and the article seems to garnering quite a bit of attention, and discussion. It’s worth taking a look if you have an interest in the affordability of Higher Education for students.
From the article:
With a lingering recession sending Americans (back) to college in record numbers, and an administration determined to improve the country’s record on degree attainment, higher education, more than ever, has plenty of public attention. But a new book argues that higher education in the United States is falling ever more short on a variety of fronts — particularly when it comes to those students who, theoretically, should stand to gain the most from it. Read more…
Gary A. Berg is Dean of Extended Education at California State University Channel Islands, USA.