Testimony Understanding College Affordability
Testimony before the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, United States Senate
Sandy Baum
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Sandy Baum, fellow with the Urban Institute’s Education Policy Program, testified before the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) committee on modernizing and reforming the Higher Education Act (HEA) to address college affordability. In her testimony, she notes that college affordability depends on more than tuition, expenses, and aid. The value of the education helps determine its affordability over the long run.
Research Areas Education Wealth and financial well-being Workforce
Tags Higher education Workforce development School funding
Policy Centers Center on Education Data and Policy