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The Price Of Higher Education

Royce Hall on the campus of UCLA
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UCLA was one of the colleges where wealthy parents paid bribes to get their children into elite schools.

Federal authorities have indicted 50 people in what’s being called the largest college admissions scandal in history. 

The schemes involved bribing coaches at elite universities to identify students as athletic recruits to improve their chances for entrance, and doctoring standardized test scores and other cheating on ACT and SAT exams. 

Today on All Sides, the price of college admission in America. 

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