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 ...
However, federal education tax credits and deductions cover books, supplies, ...
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.
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 ...
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
Sticker Shock The average price of a college textbook is $61.66 and rising. Why
are books so expensive? By Cyndi Allison. After twelve years (thirteen years if ...
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 ...
Aug 24, 2015 ... College textbooks are, technically speaking, freaking expensive. ... The chart
below shows the average price of a book for major departments.
Feb 10, 2016 ... Since 2006, the cost of a college textbook has increased by 73 percent — or ... Of
those who did use financial aid dollars on books, the average ...
Aug 2, 2015 ... How Rising Textbook Prices Mirror Rising Drug Costs 3:15 ... of College Stores (
NACS), as it doesn't count buying used books or renting. ... Massie said that,
according to a NACS survey, average spending on overall course ...