Facts About College Funding

High School Students generally choose their colleges without taking their family’s ability to pay the bill into consideration.

 

College cost estimators do not show the entire picture, parents need to know the total cost they will be responsible to pay before they choose the college.

 

Student loan debt is now at a higher level than credit card debt.

 

Average student loan debt is $27,000 per student. This doesn’t include parent loan debt for their students.

 

College debt for parents who are over 60 years old is now over $43 billion.

 

Over 50% of college students change their majors at least once while in pursuit of their bachelor’s degree.