Tuition Reset en Tuition Decrease at Area Colleges <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Tuition Resets." It’s a buzz term in higher education for schools who say they’re responding to students and parents who say they can’t afford college tuition, with the hikes in rates over the last several years. About a dozen colleges across the US have adjusted their tuition rates recently, and the presidents of two of those colleges in OUR region will join us today. We’ll talk about the decision to lower rates at those schools, what a tuition reset really means, and the overall trend in the cost of college across the US.</span></p><p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 05:00:00 +0000 40985 at Tuition Decrease at Area Colleges South Carolina College Cuts Tuition By 43 Percent <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A women's college in South Carolina is reducing undergraduate tuition by 43 percent. That means tuition at Converse College in Spartanburg&nbsp; will be $16,500 a year. It's currently about $29,000. College&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">president Betsy Fleming says the move is in response to growing concern about rising tuition.</span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:38:29 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 35105 at South Carolina College Cuts Tuition By 43 Percent