The average cost of tuition ranges from about $10,000 annually for in-state public school all the way to about $33,500 for private school.
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These high cost make it hard for most Americans to afford, without loans, and has made the topic an important one.
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Democratic presidential hopefuls recently began debates about the rising costs of college tuition.
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Klobuchar and Buttigieg came out saying that they want to use tax dollars to make college free but want to exclude the children of the rich.
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Opponents of this thought process claim that this is unfair, because the rich have the highest financial burden and should get benefits.
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Low-income families are eligible for benefits, but only if household income is under $35,000 making many middle-class families ineligible.
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The rich are paying for college out of pocket, they aren't incurring debt to obtain a college degree.
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