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Student debt and the class of 2009
Project on Student Debt
This report finds that college seniors who graduated from public and private nonprofit four-year colleges in 2009 carried an average of $24,000 in student loan debt, up 6 percent from the previous year.
This report finds that college seniors who graduated from public and private nonprofit four-year colleges in 2009 carried an average of $24,000 in student loan debt, up 6 percent from the previous year. Meanwhile, unemployment for recent graduates climbed from 5.8 percent in 2008 to 8.7 percent in 2009 - the highest annual rate on record for college graduates aged 20-24. The report shows that average student debt levels vary widely by state as well as by college.
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