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Student Loan Debt by State

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Surprise!  Nebraska ranks toward the bottom of student loan burden compared to other states.  The shocker?  Iowa – Iowa State student loan debt increased 71.7% between 1997-2007, making it the state with the highest average student loan debt.  Shame on you Hawkeye state.  I’ve always said – if you want to spark entrepreneurship, do something to reduce the student loan debt ratio to give kids a fighting chance at earning capital for venture start-up.  The full map is below.


Written by Caleb

June 3, 2009 at 2:53 pm

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