Where is university free?
Different costs throughout United Kingdom
Attending university in Scotland is free for Scottish citizens. England however has taken another direction and recently raised university costs.
The extreme cost of a university diploma in USA
Total student debt owed by US americans from attending university now exceeds 1,5 trillion USD according to Forbes. Over two-thirds of graduates leave with a significant burden of college debt.
The news headlines are daunting:
- "Student Loan Debt Statistics In 2018: A $1.5 Trillion Crisis - Forbes"
- "Total Student Debt In America Now Exceeds The Cost Of Iraq War"
- "The US college debt bubble is becoming dangerous | Financial Times"
- "America's Student Loan Debt Crisis Is About to Get Much Worse"
- "Why Record $1.465 Trillion Student Debt Could Test U.S. Economy"
- "The New Toll of American Student Debt - The New York"
The cost of attending university by country
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