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Document Number: 9481

Who Wins? Who Pays? The Economic Returns and Costs of a Bachelor's Degree - This study examined starting and estimated career-long salaries for bachelor's degree recipients from a range of institutions, including proprietary, public and private nonprofit colleges and universities at varying levels of admissions selectivity. The authors then calculated the net cost or net financial gain to students and to taxpayers. (American Institutes for Research, May 2011)...

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