Tuition Costs & Gov. Support via The Atlantic

RE: Futureproofing and R&D:

Undergrad tuition across the US is $62.6 Billion dollars, and the government spends $69 on tax breaks and grants.

The Atlantic makes a strong argument that we should just give that money straight to the schools, and drop tuition costs dramatically.

Here’s Exactly How Much the Government Would Have to Spend to Make Public College Tuition-FreeA mere $62.6 billion dollars! According to new Department of Education data, that’s how much tuition public colleges collected from undergraduates in 2012 across the entire United States.

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