While just about everyone understands that college is expensive, the return on that investment is almost always well worth it — that is, if you make the right college choice and then use these insider tips about how to pay for school.
Most American understand that a college degree holds the promise of a future filled with more options and enjoyment. What's holding you back? This chapter helps you get on a path toward creating your bright future.
There are schools that do a good job of serving adults and others that do not. There are schools that charge twice as much (or more!) for comparable education as others. There are schools that don't offer the education you need to get into the career you want. Here's how pick the right school to achieve your future vision.
There are many college rankings published — and the criteria for them vary by the publisher. But generally, colleges view quality on the basis of acceptance rate and graduation rate. Both are easily found for any college you're considering.