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I would put middle class around the $150K annual income range
@MassDaD68 Private school has all but abandoned this entire class of students.
While list price has increased steadily, average net inflation-adjusted tuition has increased at a much slower rate:
I do not dispute the numbers but I was shocked to the point of disbelieve. Do I read the chart right that the Net tuition costs have basically flat lined from 1996 to 2017? It seems to show net tuition cost to be around 11-12K in 1996 and increased to 14K in 2017. I find that very hard to believe. Sorry.
And this is supposed to be just private schools!
Something just does not feel right from how I have experienced is my research of private college costs.