Rise in Sticker Price at Public Colleges Outpaces That at Private Colleges for 5th Year in a Row

The State of California enrolls about 10 percent of the countrys full-time students attending public four-year colleges, and about 15 percent of those at public two-year colleges. So when the states public colleges have a big tuition hike—as they did this year—it has a big impact on the average tuition increase at public colleges across the country, says a new report from the College Board. Rise in Sticker Price at Public Colleges Outpaces That at Private Colleges for 5th Year in a Row