What does tuition-free college mean in other parts of the world? And what would it mean for international students?
Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have called for making colleges and universities debt-free or tuition-free. Disadvantaged students need more than free college to achieve success.
College education results in not just better earnings, but better health care and child development as well as political stability and lower criminal justice costs. Should states invest more?
When the first universities opened in Europe, some 800 years ago, students literally borrowed from a chest and used their books as collateral.