tennessee higher education commission http://wmot.org en More Tuition Increases Likely for Tennessee College Students http://wmot.org/post/more-tuition-increases-likely-tennessee-college-students <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; It doesn’t come as much of a surprise, but Tennessee’s college students were badly hurt by the recession.</p><p>Research out today from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission shows that the number of students likely to need financial aid to finish a university degree rose by nearly one-third in the five years between 2007 and 2011.</p><p>In spite of that finding, the Commission voted Thursday to recommend a new round of tuition increases for the state’s universities, community colleges and technical schools.</p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 18:14:56 +0000 Mike Osborne 17915 at http://wmot.org