Looking to spend a little more on colleges this year? Then these schools will be right up your ally.
The US Department of Education has released a list of the most expensive colleges in the country. Maine’s Bates College, with a price tag of $51,300, was named the priciest private, nonprofit college for 2009-2010. In comparison, the average price of tuition for a public university was under $6,400. Here are some other colleges on the list:
- Connecticut College: $51,115
- Middlebury College, Vermont: $50,780
- Sarah Lawrence College, New York: $41,968