How the Cost of College Went from Affordable to Sky-High
If you want to get an earful about paying for college, listen to parents from states where tuition and fees have skyrocketed in the last five years. In Arizona, for example, parents have seen a 77 percent increase in costs. In Georgia, it’s 75 percent, and in Washington state, 70 percent.
Even in Oklahoma, where tuition increases have been among the lowest in the nation, parents are dismayed.