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How will You Pay for School?

by Peter
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Education is expensive now. The world is getting complex, your will of getting education is not enough now. You must have money in your pockets to get through your educational career. But not all have money already they have to provide it themselves. Lets go through some options.

There are a few ways to get yourself through college. One is by applying for loans. These loans will pay for all your university/college expenses. The only issue with loans is that many of them have high interest levels. They will also only give you a few months to start paying once you graduate. Many people have taken this route and are slowing paying their loans with payment plans. Another option is working and going to school. This option is harder but can be done with effective time management. Expect to be studying longer than the average 4 years it takes for a bachelors. It takes two years for a masters and three more for a Ph.D. If you jump from bachelors to Ph.D. program it will take 5-7 years of school. The last years will be all internships and accumulating hours before your set loose to work. 

Funding Options

Paying for school is a very expensive investment. State schools in America cost 10-15k every year while private schools can go up to 20-30k a year. Internationally school may be cheaper. Do research so you can see the exact costs! You can also try looking into your school and see if they provide funding. Some schools will pay you to study. All you need to do is fill a prerequisite such as a grade point average or enter a program specific to your area of study.

You can also take the free money route and apply for scholarships/grants. Your acceptance to these awards are dependent on the their guideline.

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