Quick, imagine yourself back in high school. How would you answer this question? Given the cost, would you say there are more advantages or more disadvantages to attending college?
As you might expect, few teens in a recent survey said they thought there were more disadvantages to going to college, just one in five.
But the more surprising number was the group that said it was a wash — “about as many advantages as disadvantages.” Forty-five percent gave that response.