From quite a young age, American kids have the importance of a college education impressed upon them by teachers and family members alike. Many times, these people didn’t go to college themselves and speak from a place of regret for not having attended. Other times, the advice to go to college is from the point of view of someone who has been and who benefited from it.
While there are many things in common with the college experience of generations before and the current college students, there is one glaring difference. The price has skyrocketed.