This is the eBook version of the printed book. This Element is an excerpt from The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the Right School at the Right Price (9780132365703) by Lynn OaShaughnessy. Available in print and digital formats. Beyond conventional financial aid: old common-sense ideas and new innovations that can help you pay for college. The most effective way to shrink college expenses is to think big. Aim for merit awards or fat financial aid packages. There are plenty of other opportunities, however, that you can seize to whittle down costs. Here are some great ideas to get you startedab.More than 2, 900 colleges and universities participate in the CLEP program. High school students can also obtain college credit by taking community college classes in the summer. Buy used books. According to one federal study, the cost ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Truth About Economizing for College|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2010-08-31|