Community College Touted as Best Solution to Trillion-Dollar Student-Debt CrisisAugust 6, 2019 |
by Cherella Cox
To beat rising tuition costs, savvy parents are encouraging their children to attend community college for the first two years of their academic treks.
Student debt makes up 15 percent of U.S. GDP. Tuition is rising faster than wages, which is creating a funding gap, Brendan Coughlin, head of consumer deposits and lending at Citizens Bank, told TheStreet’s Jacob Sonenshine.