3 Nontraditional Ways to Get a Bachelor’s Degree

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U.S. News & World Report

Oct 3, 12:00 AM

3 Nontraditional Ways to Get a Bachelor's Degree

For some 5.6 million students in 2017, roughly 30 percent of all undergrads, enrolling at a two-year public college was their first choice, according to data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center. Students choosing this route can save a lot of money, considering that the average yearly tuition at community colleges is about $3,570 compared to roughly $10,000 for in-state public universities and nearly $35,000 for private four-year schools.

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