Manuel A. Oregon

The High Cost of Education

Dear President: The growing dilemma for high school seniors is the high cost of a college education. At the young age of 18, teenagers have to make a decision to attend college or begin working, a decision that can affect their whole life. If they chose to enroll in a college, most students are engaging in a life-long debt, as only a small percentage obtain scholarships to pay for their expenses. I have prepared the following info-graphic to portray the expenses our students and future leaders of this nation are facing.