While addressing the fraternity of State University of New York Buffalo in August 2013, former President Barack Obama admitted that he had challenges paying off his student loan. Despite having distinguished degrees from Columbia, and Harvard Universities, he admitted that he was only able to pay off his student loan when he was in his.
Furthering your education can be a great career booster for your future, but as many a student knows, it can also be expensive. The average tuition for a four-year private college for the 2017-2018 school year is $34,740, and for four-year public colleges (out of state) is $25,620. Loans from both private and federal sources.