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A Simple and Appropriate Value-Added Measurement of Colleges’ Economic Benefit

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The news talks all the time about our national problem of student debt, and the problems with the cost of colleges.   To solve this, there is a need for a simple measurement that is “objective” (or at least properly contextualized) that can be used determine whether a college (or program within a college) is likely a worthwhile economic investment.

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April 17th, 2015 at 11:59 am