College Prices 101
Education is the great equalizer, but the cost of what it takes to attain one is anything but equal from one country to the next. The United States is home to some of the most expensive college tuition rates on Earth — the average price of which increased by 63 percent in the decade between 2006 and 2016 — and the U.S. is in the middle of a $1.3 trillion student loan debt epidemic. Students in many other countries fare much better, with at least nine countries offering their students higher education at the low cost of free. Here's a look at the cost of college around the world, according to data from StudentLoanReview.com.