Gates Foundation Asks: Is College Worth It?

THE BILL AND MELINDA¬†Gates Foundation, the philanthropic and sometimes controversial group whose funding has influenced major education policy decisions in the U.S., is launching a new higher education initiative to answer the question, “Is college worth it?” “More than at any other time I can remember, students and families across America are asking themselves, is college worth it,’” Sue Desmond-Hellmann, president of the Gates Foundation, said. “As the cost of a credential rises and student Read More