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When college costs $100,000 a year
Apr 8, 2024

When college costs $100,000 a year

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At Vanderbilt University, some students could see a sticker price of nearly $100,000 for the upcoming school year.

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Vanderbilt will soon cost $100,000 a year for some students. How did we get here?

Apr 8, 2024
While Vanderbilt offers merit aid and need-based financial aid, its high sticker cost says a lot about college affordability in the U.S.
The cost for some students at Vanderbilt University for the 2024-25 school year? North of $98,000.
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About those "difficult conversations" in China

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen reported that she’s been having frank discussions with officials in China about sanctions on its trade with Russia. Yellen also said that the U.S. will not accept cheap imports caused by China overproduction of, for instance, green energy products.

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