You Draw It: How Family Income Affects Children’s College Chances

"How likely is it that children who grow up in very poor families go to college? How about children who grow up in very rich families?" The New York Times' The Upshot blog asks

Use the blog's interactive chart to "to draw your guess for every income level. ...

When you’ve finished drawing, we’ll compare your line to the reality for children born in the early 1980s, based on research by a team of economists."

NASFAA's “Headlines” section highlights media coverage of financial aid to help members stay up to date with the latest news. Inclusion in Today's News does not imply endorsement of the material or guarantee the accuracy of information presented.  

 

Publication Date: 5/29/2015

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