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“Caught in the college arms race, students and parents pay more and more”

seattletimeslogo_homeThe Seattle Times discusses college costs.  “Still, undergraduate tuition and fees at the UW — $7,700 this year — remain a bargain when compared to what people pay at private colleges, says UW computer-science professor Ed Lazowska:  ‘Why is a parent willing to pay $35,000 for an education that’s not any better? I don’t understand the psychology of it.'”

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September 20, 2009