27 September 2022

US students squeezed: Rising fees and cost of living double blow

Students in the United States are being hit by a double whammy of rising fees and a spike in the cost of living. The average price of attending a state university is now $22,000 a year – and the private ones are more than double that. Meanwhile, inflation is forcing some students to choose between eating – or filling their car's fuel tank. Al Jazeera’s Heidi Zhou-Castro reports from Takoma Park, Maryland. Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/ Check out our Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/aljazeeraenglish/ #USInflation #USCostOFLiving #CollegeStudents
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