Pros And Cons Of College Tuition Essay

Good Essays
A college education has become a priority in today’s society. Therefore, students study hard and try their best to get that college acceptance letter from their dream college. Student’s all around the world are struggling with college debt and and trying their hardest to receive those so called ‘perfect’ grades. However, college tuition is not very affordable and is increasing every year. A free college tuition is definitely necessary for students because some are paying for college themselves, the college workload is stressful enough, and scholarships, grants, and financial aid doesn’t cover all costs. College tuition should be free because it would create positive changes for people attending college, universities, and the economy. First, most students are paying for their own tuition themselves because either they want to be independent and do so, or because their parents have made that decision for them. According to Newberry, the average cost a year of undergraduate studies at a private university now tops $21,000. He said, “multiply…show more content…
There are scholarships, grants, and financial aid available to students but that doesn’t help everyone. Students that perform well in high school with grades, attendance, and keep a good GPA seem to get all the money they can for college. From personal experience, I was a good student in high school, had a 3.6 GPA, all A’s and B’s, and perfect attendance throughout all four years of high school. I applied for many scholarships my senior year and received a substantial amount. Along with that, I also applied for financial aid, which helped me out, but still didn’t cover all of the college tuition I had. College is not easy and is not inexpensive. Students should have the right to free college education if they are willing to do the work, like me, because I want to provide myself with a reliable, highly-paid job
Get Access