Tuition is expensive but the books are even more expensive. I’m sure things have change since I was to school but I remember paying for tuition and feeling like I just paid a large amount of money for nothing (I didn’t know better) but then I had to pay just as much if not more for books that I was going to use too much. Now I used some books cover to cover, but there was no reason for the cost.
The idea of cutting costs by using Open Source Textbooks is a wonderful things.
Read the article to get more details. I can’t explain it properly.
Textbook prices have risen by over 800% in the last thirty years – so these two states are going to do something about it.
Source: States to Cut College Costs by Introducing Open Source Textbooks – Good News Network