Skyrocketing tuition, exorbitant amounts of student debt, graduates unprepared for the modern workforce. These are just a few examples people cite when claiming that we are facing a crisis in higher education and we need to fix college. With the proliferation of education startups that are delivering high-caliber content to the masses, it’s clear that there is a strong demand for a change in the status quo. But how exactly did we get into this mess?
If you’re new to the debate and want to brush up on some facts about the higher education bubble, this infographic from Education Week can help bring you up to speed (you can also see a video version here):
Check out the rest of the series here: The Higher Education Bubble: An Infographic Series on the Current Crisis Facing Higher Education