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Is college less expensive in other countries?

I live in the United States. Colleges can cost A LOT of money here. Is it less expensive in other countries, such as Canada? Plus, if someone did earn a degree in another country, would they be able to work in the Untied States afterwords?

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In general, a college education is not really cheaper in places that supposedly have reduced fee or free education. The cost to pay for that education is covered by tax dollars, so in reality, all tax payers are payer for that education their entire life whether or not they use it. This is why people coming from out of the country can't take advantage of the price, they haven't payed into the system.
It's the same reason schools in the US have in state tuition rates that are cheaper than rates for students from out of state. People from in state have been paying for in state colleges already through taxes. People from out of state haven't been paying state taxes so they have to pay a higher rate.

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Well, I can see where that makes sense. Thank you.
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Well I live in Canada and I am the age to go to college, University. It still is expensive here as well. College not so much as University but depending on what you're taking you're going to need a job... or two.

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If it helps I believe the Scandinavian countries (Sweden, etc) have either really cheap or free university for their citizens.
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Nice to know. It may not be very easy, because (of course) I'm not a citizen, nor do I speak any other languages. I haven't even been to another country in my entire life (I've barely ever left Maine before).
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