As the dust has settled on the 11th-hour deal that will hopefully keep Sweet Briar College alive for at least another year, it's become clear that the college's supporters are not out of the woods yet.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — With or without a union, more rights and benefits are coming for college athletes.Whether the NCAA schools that compete in big-time athletics can provide enough to keep other more ominous threats to collegiate sports at bay remains to be seen. Even the failed attempt to unionize the Northwestern football could be viewed as progress for those still pushing for reform.
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What Colleges Have the Highest Tuition? How To Save $244,000 On Your Education; Avoid the College Debt-Trap
The data is a bit out of date, but the US Department of Education has a College Affordability and Transparency Center where you can see the highest and lowest tuition and net tuition (including aid) of various types of two and four-year colleges.
The highest costs are over $60,000 per year. And that is just tuition and books, not just room and board.