Reports from the Pew Research Center, "a nonpartisan fact tank that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world."
Periodical articles on the subject
from several EBSCO databases, including Business Source Premier, Education Research Complete. (Re-sort by date to see the newest ones on top.)
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Humanities Education: Are humanities degrees worth the cost? (2013)
Student Debt: Is the college-loan system fair? (2011)
The Value of a College Education: Is a four-year degree the only path to a secure future? (2009)
Student Aid: Will many low-income students be left out?(2008)
Rising College Costs: Should Congress penalize schools that raise fees? (2003)
Liberal Arts: Should colleges get back to basics? (1998)
Center for Education and the Workforce
are available to read online
|The Economic Value of College Majors (2015)|
Pulling Up the Higher-Ed Ladder Myth and Reality in the Crisis of College Affordability
A report from Demos, a nonprofit think tank
College Reality Check
From the Chronicle of Higher Education, "to share facts and figures that students, parents, and counselors should weigh in making decisions about college"