Look for schools that have high four-year graduation rates, and you’ll save yourself a ton of money.
Check for bargains in nearby states.
Students should pay for a portion of their college costs. Having a part-time job can actually improve a student’s grades.
Check out schools that don’t charge tuition.
Unless a student is a stellar standout, focus on regional or local private scholarships. These outside scholarships are rarely as lucrative as merit awards that schools distribute.