richard schwartz http://kbia.org en As tuition goes up, is it worth the price? http://kbia.org/post/tuition-goes-it-worth-price <p>With the cost of a college education continuing to increase and state funding simultaneously decreasing, some are beginning to question the value of attending a university at all. Mon, 20 Feb 2012 23:24:09 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9155 at http://kbia.org As tuition goes up, is it worth the price? MU professor wants to reexamine university spending http://kbia.org/post/mu-professor-wants-reexamine-university-spending <p>As Governor Jay Nixon is proposing a large cut to funding for higher education, MU English Professor Richard Schwartz is encouraging students and universities to reconsider everything their money is going towards.&nbsp; In his e-book, “Is a College Education Still Worth the Price?,” Schwartz says that universities, like MU, have many services and benefits for students that are driving up student costs.</p><div><p>"Students in general in America live better now than they lived when I went to college and living better costs more," Schwartz said.</p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 15:32:57 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8050 at http://kbia.org MU professor wants to reexamine university spending