TITLE

College Tuition Costs Keep Going and Going and Going...Up

PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
New York Times Upfront (Teacher's Edition);02/19/2001, Vol. 133 Issue 12, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a survey on the trend of college education costs in the United States from 1991 to 2000. Correlation between Consumer Price Index or cost of living and college tuition increase; Report based on in-state student tuition fees at public four-year colleges; Exclusion of dormitory and book fees; Source of data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
ACCESSION #
4084452

 

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