Slideshow: Michigan’s Best Value Colleges

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Robert Lust
Tue, 12/01/2015 - 10:36am
One note regarding UofM-Dearborn... student housing is available at the Union at Dearborn
Tue, 12/01/2015 - 11:46am
Basing this value determination solely on cost vs. salary when determining the value of the college seems to place a high premium on engineering, business and law degrees, and a far lower one on those such as education, where salaries may be lower or where a significant number of graduates are drawn to public or non profit service.
Wed, 12/02/2015 - 3:08pm
When you consider the cost of schooling, don't you think the student should consider how/whether they will be able to repay any loans they take out for their education? I wonder if the nature of the degree, or the nature of the person earning the degree has an influence on the struggles they have with paying for their degree. How do you think a degree should be paid for? Do you think the cost of a degree should paid by a student who earns an engineering degree and all or part of the degree cost should be forgiven to students that go to work for non-profits such as the government?
Fri, 12/25/2015 - 12:57pm
Both the first two universities are degree completion schools with a high percentage of working adults in the student body. Comparing mature, mid-career adults with 22 year olds just starting out is weak analysis.