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Author(s):United States Government Accountability Office
Title:Higher education: Tuition continues to rise, but patterns vary by institution type, enrollment, and educational expenditures
Source:http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d08245.pdf
Date:2007
Organization:United States Government Accountability Office
Short Description:This report provides information on trends in higher education enrollments, tuition and fees, and institutional expenditures on education-related services that students receive.
Annotation:This report provides information on trends in higher education enrollments, tuition and fees, and institutional expenditures on education-related services that students receive by addressing the following questions: 1. What have been the patterns in college enrollment over the past decade and do these patterns differ by race? 2. What have been the patterns in the types of schools students attend and do these patterns differ by race? 3. How much have tuition and fees increased over the past decade across different types of higher education institutions? 4. To what extent have increases in tuition and fees been associated with increases in spending by institutions on education?
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Affordability, Tuition and College Costs
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Minority/Race/Ethnicity
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