Broken Budgets Higher Education

September 8, 2011 - 4:40 PM
In this photo taken Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011, students shop for books for the fall semester at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colo. CSU students are paying about 20 percent more this year, up to about $8,000 for in-state and $24,000 for out-of-state tuition. For many, that means extra roommates, second jobs or giving up dreams of studying abroad. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)