Document Number: 10953Trends in College Pricing 2013 - This report offers prices of higher education tuition, fees and room and board nationally and by state/region. In response to the Great Recession, fees skyrocketed, but the 2013-14 increase was the smallest in years; still grant aid has slowed and students face increases in the prices they pay. Two-thirds of full-time students get grant aid. Readers will find wide variations: the highest tuition and fees charged at public four-year institutions are in New Hampshire ($14,665) and Vermont ($13,958), while the lowest for four-year public institutions are Wyoming ($4,404) and Alaska ($5,885). (College Board, October 2013)...
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