Has higher education lost the battle of public perception?
Public perceptions that confuse sticker price and the cost of attendance, the unwillingness or inability of many American families to share the financial burden incurred by their children, and confusion over whether a college degree translates into a job certainly affect how American families perceive the value of a college degree.
Originally published: December 5, 2017
Author: Brian C. Mitchell
Position: President Emeritus
Institution: Bucknell University
Published by: Huffington Post