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Rising College Costs & Financial Aid, Jack Buckley, NCES

Friday, August 30, 2013 at 9:15 a.m. EDT

Jack Buckley, commissioner of the National Center for Education Statistics, discusses statistics about college costs and student financial aid. Many of the findings come from the 2011-12 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study released August 20, 2013.

Biography: Jack Buckley, Commissioner, National Center for Education Statistics

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Presentation [PDF]

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Paying for College: Trends in Price and Student Financial Aid [PDF]
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College costs and financial aid [PDF]
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Percentage of 9th graders with educational attainment expectations beyond high school. [PDF]
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Percentage of parents with college bound children who have saved more than $10,000 for college. [PDF]
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Average total cost of attendance for full-time students in degree-granting institutions per year. [PDF]
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Average total cost of attendance for full-time students in degree-granting institutions per year. [PDF]
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Types of financial aid [PDF]
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Percentage of full-time full-year undergraduates who received any aid (including loans). [PDF]
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Percentage of full-time full-year undergraduates who received any aid (including loans). [PDF]
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Pell Grant disbursements in current dollars and count of recipients. [PDF]
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Percentage of full-time full-year undergraduates who received a Pell Grant. [PDF]
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Percentage of full-time full-year undergraduates who received a Pell Grant. [PDF]
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Federal Stafford loan disbursements in current dollars, and count of loans. [PDF]
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Percentage of full-time full-year undergraduates who received a Federal loan. [PDF]
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Percentage of full-time full-year undergraduates who received a Federal loan. [PDF]
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Sources of Information:
Recent release:2011-12 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:12): Student Financial Aid Estimates for 2011-12 (Tuesday, August 20, 2013)
Now available in PowerStats and QuickStats: 2011-12 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:12) Undergraduate and Graduate Students.

Additional Information:
Bloomberg
Chronicle of Higher Ed
Inside Higher Ed
Politico
White House
- http://www.whitehouse.gov/share/college-affordability
- http://www.whitehouse.gov/a-better-bargain#education


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Public Information Office | PIO@census.gov | Last Revised: December 30, 2013