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Making College A 3 Year Process Automatically Decreases Tuition By 25%.

Lib. ed. courses freshman year is a luxury we can't afford (take them senior year in high school) - begin major ASAP, graduate in 3 years.

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I get the concept of a well rounded liberal education but we need to be realistic. I had to take art & literature classes to meet credit requirements, yet I had no interest in art or lit (though I do love to read). Given how expensive college has become, it's a luxury we can no longer afford (that's what high school is for). Making college a 3 year process automatically decreases tuition by 25%.

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