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spotlightDelta Cost Project's College Spending in a Turbulent Decade (2000-2013) featured in Essential Documents in the History of American Higher Education

John R. Thelin's book, a compendium of key documents in the history of higher education, has become a standard in higher education studies and a Delta Cost Project report is included. Read the Delta Cost Project report here.


spotlightDelta Cost in the News

The New York Times: The New College Campus

USA Today: College Hiring: Helping Students or Padding Payrolls?

Inside Higher Ed: It's Not Faculty Salaries


What's New

Faculty salaries, cuts in state aid, spending and “administrative bloat” all play a role in rising college costs. But a close look at staffing and compensation within the rapidly changing higher education workforce tells the full story.
Athletics are big business on many college campuses, but does it come with a price tag? This issue brief looks at academic and athletic spending in NCAA Division I public universities between 2005 and 2010.
This brief offers policy advice to state fiscal policymakers on postsecondary education spending priorities for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.