Fees testing college students

Increases fuel demands for transparency

ATLANTA --- Sofia Lipko is just four semesters away from a graduate degree in teaching at Georgia State University. But instead of finishing, she says, she might have to drop out.

Lipko can't afford the increase in college costs the Georgia Board of Regents approved last week. Though a 3 percent increase in tuition and an additional $250 in fees might seem small, they are just the latest annual boost in the price of her education, and like many Georgia students, she is struggling to keep up.

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