Learn How Much You Need to Save
According to the College Board's Trends in College Pricing 2009, the average cost of a 4-year degree at a public college is approximately $15,000 per year. For private college today, the cost is more than $35,0001 per year. The same education could cost more than $300,000 12 years from now.
- Use our calculator to estimate future college costs
- Set your goals and start saving
- What happens if you start saving late?
- Ask for help
1Tuition and Fee and Board Charges, 2009-10, Table 1a: Average Published Charges for Undergraduates by Type and Control Institution, 2009-10 (Enrollment-Weighted), Trends in College Pricing 2009, The College Board, 2009-10