Valuable insights from Lynn O’Shaughnessy
a nationally recognized college expert.
August 16, 2019
Saying No to a Dream College: A Success Story
Should you spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to send your child to his or her dream college? My answer to that dream college question has always been a resounding NO! Some of the universities that U.S. News & World Report loves to gush over now cost $300,000 or higher. And that’s for a SINGLE bachelor’s degree. If you’re really...
July 14, 2011
A New Way to Add Up the Cost of College
A New Way to Add Up the Cost of College By the end of October, colleges and universities across the country must install a net price calculator on their websites. As I’ve mentioned previously, these net price calculators are going to be a tremendous boon to families. For the first time, a family will have a reasonable idea of what...