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Don’t get your Ph.Debt

Posted on April 3rd, 2014

And you thought undergraduate student loan debt was bad.

According to a new report by the New America Foundation, the median debt load for borrowers leaving school with a master’s, medical, law or doctoral degree was $57,600 in 2012–about twice the average amount today’s typical undergrad leaves college with.

This represents a 43% increase from 2004 to 2012 when adjusted for inflation.

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