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Federal sanctions aren't just for predatory for-profits any more... Harvard and other brand-name schools have programs with questionable financial outcomes.
Students leave behind state financial aid, incur added transportation costs and pay ever-higher out-of-state rates set by underfunded universities. Why do they go?
Since NUMATS, Duke TIP, and Johns Hopkins CTY are similar and some of your kids may have participated in before, what are the benefits and potential drawbacks you experienced, particularly if they are now in or out of college?
While both college debt and the “boomerang” phenomenon are growing, a new study casts doubt on the notion that staggering student loans are driving young adults back to their parents’ doorsteps.