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The financial aid handbook : getting the education you want for the price you can afford

Carol Stack Ruth Vedvik c2011

Available at Dr. John Woodenlegs Memorial Library  Nonfiction Collection  (378.3009 STA 2011 )()

  • Title:
    The financial aid handbook : getting the education you want for the price you can afford
  • Author: Carol Stack
  • Ruth Vedvik
  • Subjects: College costs -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Student aid -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Student loans -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; College costs; Student aid; Student loans; United States; Handbooks and manuals
  • Description: Preface for parents -- Introduction -- The seven biggest myths about paying for college -- The basics -- Let's talk about debt -- You, your parents, and their money -- For parents: You, your children, and your money -- Merit aid and the MAP -- The cost-based college search -- Everything you need to know before you hand in your paperwork -- Merit aid and the application -- Making the choice: an apples-to-apples comparison -- An international alternative plan -- What's in a name? Understanding ratings and rankings -- What color is your passport? Advice for international students -- The financial aid handbook's best bets list: selected colleges and universities that meet their mission and fund their favorites.
    In today's economy, a college degree is more important-- and more expensive-- than ever before. Here is the definitive, one-stop guide to the college selection and payment process, covering everything from basic timelines and tuition costs to predicting your scholarship award, and taking ownership of student debt after graduation.
  • Publisher: Franklin Lakes, NJ : Career press
  • Creation Date: c2011
  • Format: 286 p. : ill. ; 23 cm..
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1601631669;ISBN9781601631664
  • OCLC Number: 671700288
  • Institution Zone MMS ID: 991000297979703378$$I01TRAILS_CDKC
  • Network Zone MMS ID: 9910499526503366
  • CKEY: 2616700$$I01TRAILS_CDKC
  • Source: 01TRAILS ALMA

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