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If The Price of Milk Rose as Quickly as College Tuition…

…it would cost $17.48 per gallon.

Something’s wrong here, and in a new ACTA study, Getting What You Pay For? we examine what it is. ACTA looks at America’s top-ranked public universities to determine whether students and taxpayers getting their money’s worth.

Too often, they’re not, as many of you know all too well: runaway administrative costs, permissive general education programs, excessive athletic spending, and all sorts of misplaced priorities have driven up costs while distracting schools from their proper focus on teaching and learning. The result is that many students graduate with weak intellectual preparation and excessive debt and many others don’t graduate at all.

Read the whole report here


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