There are five main categories of college expenses: tuition and fees, room and
board, books and supplies, personal expenses, and transportation.
Tuition and fees constitute 39% of the total budget for in-state students living on ...
According to the National Association of College Stores, the average price of a
new ... Students also rely on textbook rentals, used books, and digital resources.
Jan 28, 2014 ... The average student in this country now spends around $1200 a year on books
and supplies. A single book can cost as much as $200.
Mar 25, 2015 ... The College Board positions itself as the source for the cost of college, ...
Students also rely on textbook rentals, used books, and digital resources. ...
Based on survey data, students spent an average of $313 on their required ...
The national average cost of books and supplies hovers around $1,100 per year
(considered as two semesters), with that figure continuing to rise with inflation ...
Some colleges even include the cost of a computer and computer accessories.
The College Board reports the average cost for books and supplies for the ...
Jan 28, 2014 ... The soaring cost of college textbooks is affecting students throughout ... the U.S.
Public Interest Research Group found the average student spends ... Because
there isn't strict control over the prices of books, costs have grown ...
Jan 4, 2013 ... In fact, the College Board puts the annual cost of books and ... New editions are
released on average every 3.9 years, but a 2008 report from ...
spending an average of $313 on required course materials during the fall ...
College students are also taking advantage of the lower-cost option of ... For new
textbooks, college stores typically obtain the books they sell directly from
According to the 2007-08 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study, full-time
students spent an average of $834 on books and supplies for their college