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Higher-Education Spending Reaches Second-Highest Mark Ever

Created on November 21, 2013

Higher-Education Spending Reaches Second-Highest Mark Ever

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Keywords: higher education, spending

Sources: Data for 1962–1979: Office of Management and Budget, Historical Tables: Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2013, 2012, Table 3.2, p. 57, and Table 12.3, p. 265. Data for 1980–2012: U.S. Department of Education, “Education Department Budget History Table,” http://www2.ed.gov/about/ overview/budget/history/index.html (accessed November 27, 2012).

CHART 11 • SR 142 • heritage.org

Article ID: dependence-index-2013