The Chronicle of Higher
Education (April 15, 2005) reports that “College Dropouts Face Loan
Hardships” the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
released a report that “examines the experiences of students who borrow to
finance their education, but do not complete their postsecondary programs.
Using the latest comprehensive data, this report compares borrowers who drop
out with other groups of students, and provides recommendations on policies
and programs that would better prepare, support, and guide
students-especially low-income students-in completing their degrees”.
The complete report can be