Higher education is absurdly expensive in the United States. Financing a college education in America costs more than some family homes, a problem that has fed the student loan crisis. Our latest release takes a hard look at how to choose a college, as well as how to pay for it.
Does Size Matter?
Smaller classes supposedly lead to better student engagement and satisfaction. But size isn’t everything—and it may not matter much at all. In recent years, the assumption that small class size leads straight to success has come under fire by experts. Remember, colleges and universities spend a lot of money on marketing. So-called perks might look nice in the brochure, but quality and quantity are not the same thing.