Oh boy, oh boy…is it just me, or do my tuition bills seem to have a few more dollars tacked on each semester? No, it’s not just me. Since colleges and universities have been educating students, the cost of tuition has been on the rise. Students used to be able to attend higher education for free, or next to nothing, but as the years have passed, tuition has gotten out of control. From 1982 to 2008, tuition increased 439%. With this timeline I’ve created with information from an article from BestCollegesOnline.Com and pictures from P4L, you can see the increase of tuition from the very beginning to now.
You can find the timeline here.