This is an interesting move for a number of reasons, but this is in no way related to the conversation of free college for all.Ibanez wrote:NYU just made med school free for current and future students..after planning and saving for almost 10 years.
1. This is a private school (no taxpayer money).
2. This will increase the applicant pool and it will attract a better group of students than previously.
3. We're talking doctors here. The chances are significantly higher that they will "give back" to the school after graduation as compared to a <<Fill in the Blank>> major undergrad. Especially if it is for free.
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