If you can’t afford to send your child to the college of their choice, consider some of these options: Community College, ROTC, GAP Year, and Tuition Free Colleges.
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It is important that parents and students have a conversation on the subject of college choice and costs. I am amazed at the number of students who apply to colleges and don’t know the cost of attendance and don’t know how their education will be paid. Some have based their selection on how the dorms look, or what their friends say about the school or how the web page looks.
It is important for parents and students to have a realistic conversation about how much money is or is not available for college. This conversation should be held no later than freshman year. Some parents have not been able to save for a college fund. That‘s why it is important for students to maintain good grades because good grades=good money. Continue reading