AEE Episode 5: Is College in the US Worth the Price?

Today we ask the question: Is college in the United States worth the price?

In this episode Lindsay and her co-host will give their perspectives on this question.

How can you reduce your tuition at a US college?

In this episode Lindsay’s co-host talks about how she got money for school during her undergraduate and graduate degrees.

You’ll find out how you can do it too!

Is college in the US worth the price?

Lindsay: A degree might not be worth it, depending on your field. You need to consider opportunity cost. What could you be doing instead of spending your time in school? Think critically about whether or not your field requires a degree.

Lindsay’s co-host: Getting a Master’s degree is always a good investment. It’s always a way to get ahead and move forward in your career, but you should start your higher education at a younger age, don’t wait or delay.

AEE Transcripts 1-17

All Ears English Transcripts!

Get the transcripts for this episode!

Use the transcripts to move your English from intermediate to advanced.

Learn native pronunciation and vocabulary.

Click here now to get the transcripts.

Tips for making higher education cost less:

  • Ask your employer if they have a tuition assistance program
  • Apply for scholarships and grants and financial aid (you’ll need the FAFSA form)

So there are ways to find money for school, but think critically about whether or not it’s right for you!

What do you think?

Is higher education right for you?

Let us know in the comments below.

Photo Credit: