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Author(s):Public Agenda and the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Title:Squeeze play 2009: The public's view on college costs today
Organization:Public Agenda and the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Short Description:New public opinion research by Public Agenda and the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education Policy indicates that for increasing numbers of Americans, a crucial facet of the American Dream appears to be at risk.
Annotation:New public opinion research by Public Agenda and the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education Policy indicates that for increasing numbers of Americans, a crucial facet of the American Dream appears to be at risk. A solid majority consider a college degree an indispensable ticket to the middle class. At the same time, even more people believe college is financially out-ofreach for many qualified students.
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College Access
English Language Learners/LEP/ESL
Financial Aid
Low-Income Students
National Perspectives

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