Like me, if you are getting ready to send a child off to college, be prepared for some EXTREME sticker shock. But now you can see how expensive its gotten in an easy to digest chart.
My annual tuition at a PAC 12 (formerly PAC 8) University in 1975 was $1,700; those days long gone……
The Chronicle of Higher Education has created a database where you can check the “‘sticker prices’ — published tuition and required fees–” for more than 3,100 colleges and universities this school year.
If you click on the school’s name you can dig into the historical data going back to 1998 (many have DOUBLED). None of the figures account for financial aid and scholarships.
Click below to see for yourself: