March 9, 2010
College Cost Calculator (New York Times)
Although grants, scholarships and loans can significantly lower the costs of college, prices have increased faster than the rate of inflation. It’s important to prepare now, for cost difference later, particularly in the realms of higher education. With the economy slowly crawling out of a deep recession, higher education now more than ever will be a necessary qualifications to enter the labor markets of tomorrow. It’s probably a good idea to see what the cost of education will be in 5, 10, and 20 years from now.
Use this tool to estimate the future cost of college.