The Dynamics of College Tuition: Comprehensive Guide to Compare and Navigate

Brenda Shawley

Brenda Shawley is a freelance writer and former advertising executive with 25+ years of experience. She specializes in higher education. She has worked for more than 100 private and public sector companies, including multiple colleges and universities throughout the United States.

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The Dynamics of College Tuition: Comprehensive Guide to Compare and Navigate

The Dynamics of College Tuition: Comprehensive Guide to Compare and Navigate

December 13, 2023

The dynamics of college tuition and the total cost of attendance can be overwhelming. This guide will help you compare…

How Do Student Loans Work: Guide to Federal, State and Private College Loans

How Do Student Loans Work: Guide to Federal, State and Private College Loans

November 15, 2023

Students and parents often must borrow money to help pay college tuition and other educational expenses. However, understanding how student…

Colleges That Change Lives: The List of 44, Comparisons, and How to Choose

Colleges That Change Lives: The List of 44, Comparisons, and How to Choose

October 10, 2023

The “colleges that change lives,” arising from a 1996 book with that title, are 44 small liberal arts colleges touted…

Wait Listed or Deferred? Your Guide on What to Do Next

Wait Listed or Deferred? Your Guide on What to Do Next

August 18, 2023

If your top college has “wait listed” or “deferred” your college application, what should you do next? This guide will…

EFC Guide: What It Is, How to Calculate It, and its Role in Paying for College

EFC Guide: What It Is, How to Calculate It, and its Role in Paying for College

July 27, 2023

The Expected Family Contribution (EFC) has played a critical role in how much you’ll pay for your student to attend…