PauvrePapillon Wrote:
Mar 17, 2013 11:29 PM
Five numbers every American needs to know… Total amount of currently outstanding student loan debt guaranteed by the Federal government: Over $1 trillion Total annual budget of the United States Department of Education: About $100 billion Total amount of capital investment necessary to create an online university-level course starting from scratch: About $200,000 Total number of university level courses (by subject) including all graduate programs: About 5,000 Total one-time investment necessary to put all university level courses online and available for free to every U.S. citizen in an accredited, degree-earning format: $1 billion