The Seattle Times

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Friday, December 27, 2013

Small colleges seek benefits of downsizing tuition costs

Betsy Fleming, president of Converse College, on the campus in Spartanburg, S.C.,. The women's college is "resetting" next year's tuition at $16,500, down 43 percent from the current published price, with an eye on providing more affordability and transparency on the price, which was often discounted.