Bureaucrats Paid $250,000 Feed Outcry Over U.S. College Tuition

Keywords

A statue of astronaut Neil Armstrong sits outside the entrance to the... News PhotoAdult Student,Astronaut,Campus,Education,Engineering,Entrance,Finance,Horizontal,Midwest USA,Neil Armstrong,North America,Public Building,Purdue University,Sitting,Statue,The Americas,USA,University,West LafayettePhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergA statue of astronaut Neil Armstrong sits outside the entrance to the Armstrong Hall of Engineering on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, U.S., on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. Administrative costs on college campuses are soaring, crowding out instruction at a time of skyrocketing tuition and $1 trillion in outstanding student loans. At Purdue and other U.S. college campuses, bureaucratic growth is pitting professors against administrators and sparking complaints that tight budgets could be spent more efficiently. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images