Thanks to the U.S. Department of Education’s new College Affordability and Transparency Center, you now have access to all the information the costly schools didn’t want you to know: who has the priciest tuition, who has the highest net cost, and which schools are increasing their tuition rates the fastest. Although we’re glad someone finally consolidated all this information, after realizing how much some people pay for school we felt a bit like this guy:
However, the website also helps you identify the least expensive schools in the country, which will hopefully smooth some of those ruffled feathers. What we got out of browsing the site: confirmation that a lot of schools are beyond expensive and they’re only getting more so, but deals still exist. And thanks to the Department of Education, you can find them.