February 3, 2012
White House Unveils Draft ‘College Scorecard’
The White House is seeking input from colleges and consumers about a draft “College Scorecard” that would provide prospective students with information about a college’s cost, graduation rate, average debt burden, loan-repayment rate, and job-placement rate. The scorecard, which President Obama announced in a speech at the University of Michigan last week, is designed to make it easier for students and their parents to comparison-shop for college. Read more here.