Yappi Sports - THE Ohio Prep Sports Authority  

Go Back   Yappi Sports - THE Ohio Prep Sports Authority > Boys HS Sports > Football

Hello Guest!
Take a minute to register, It's 100% FREE! What are you waiting for?
Register Now
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-21-12, 12:00 AM
Coachpatilla Coachpatilla is offline
Join Date: 04-19-12
Posts: 21
Coachpatilla is on a distinguished road
The cost benefits of a 2 year college plan.

Why community/junior colleges may not be a bad choice.

Hi this is Coach Patilla talking the cost benefit analysis for student-athletes who choose a two year college plan versus a 4 year college plan at a division 2 private school. If college affordability, a degree the provides a student-athlete with the skills to get a 30-40K a year job and a chance to play college football/basketball is the goal, read on!

The average cost of a private school according to finaid.org is $38,589. When you do the MATH…you find some interesting facts…If you are a need based family and receive full Pell Grant the cost is reduced by $5,500 to $33,890…Because a NCAA Division II football program receives only 36 scholarships, the coaches break them into smaller scholarships based on what they expect players to contribute to the program.
Read the rest here:
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 09-21-12, 05:33 AM
queencitybuckeye queencitybuckeye is offline
All World
Join Date: 11-12-09
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 4,242
queencitybuckeye is on a distinguished road
Reply With Quote
Old 09-21-12, 07:37 AM
fantastic50 fantastic50 is offline
All Region
Join Date: 10-02-09
Posts: 267
fantastic50 is on a distinguished road
This doesn't consider that many private colleges, particularly those that are selective and financially stable, give out a lot of need-based and merit-based aid, in addition to what the federal government gives out. While most of the better small colleges (which generally have D3 athletics, not D2) in the state have a "sticker price" of $40K-$50K per year, some students end up paying less there than they would at OSU or other public universities.

That being said, two years at a community college is a great option for many young people.
Reply With Quote
Old 09-21-12, 02:13 PM
EagleNation1 EagleNation1 is offline
All Ohio
Join Date: 11-02-07
Posts: 667
EagleNation1 is on a distinguished road
Very interesting article and makes alot of sence.
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:21 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Registration Booster - Powered By Dirt RIF CustUmz