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Author(s):Marks, J
Title:Fact book bulletin: Latest data confirms a college affordability gap for students from middle- and lower-income families
Source:http://www.sreb.org/main/EdData/Bulletin/60E08-...
Date:2006
Organization:Southern Regional Education Board
Short Description:A bulletin which looks at the affordability gap for a growing number of students.
Annotation:In this bulletin the author looks at the affordability gap for a growing number of students. The brief bulletin presents information about the Expected Family Contribution and financial aid received by students from families of various income brackets. This information is compared with the expected annual costs of attending college. The data highlights how many students from lower- and middle-income families do not have enough money to pay for college, while members of high income families often have more than enough money to cover college costs from family contributions alone, yet still receieve financial aid and loans.
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