In higher education, costs climb while state aid stagnates. Pennsylvania's public colleges and universities possess the second most expensive tuition in the nation. The PA state system's operating budget covered by the state has fallen from 63% to 39%, directly affecting tuition.
"Challenging Times: Bringing into focus PA’s support of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education,"
Journal of Collective Bargaining in the Academy: Vol. 0
, Article 3.
Available at: http://thekeep.eiu.edu/jcba/vol0/iss2/3