This study analyzes behaviors, attitudes, and expectations about higher education and how American families pay for this important life event. The Pandemic has shaped how college-bound high school students view higher education, with four-in-ten rating cost as "most important" when asked specifically about it choosing where and how to pursue their education.
About the Fidelity Investments 2021 College Savings and Student Debt Study
This study presents findings of an online survey among a sample of 4,004 respondents who are 15 years of age or older and either a current high schoolstudent in grades 10-12, a recent graduate of an undergraduate program,a parent of a high schoolstudent in grades 10-12, or a parent of a recent graduate. Fielding for this survey was completed between May 27, 2021 and June 25, 2021 by Engine lns1ghts,which is not affiliated with Fidelity Investments.
About Fidelit y Investments
Fidelity's mission is to inspire better futures and deliver better outcomes for the customers and businesses we serve. With assets under administration of $11.0 trillion, including discretionary assets of $4.1 trillion as of June 30, 2021, we focus on meeting the unique needs of a diverse set of customers: helping more than 35 million people invest their own life savings,22,000 businesses manage employee benefit programs, as wellas providing rrore than 13,500 wealth management firms and institutions with investment and technology solutions to drive growth. Privately held for 75 years, Fidelity employs more than 47,000" associates who are focused on the long-term success of our customers. For more information about Fidelity Investments,visit www.fidelity.com/about-fidelity/our-company.
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