The True Size of Student Debt

American public policy organization Demos has released an inforgraphic (below) which shows the true extent of student debt in the USA. Student debt has received a lot of attention recently as many students have been struggling with large debt burdens in the economic downturn.

About Demos: “Demos is a public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy”. They claim they are “fighting for financial reforms and consumer protection for students and graduates”

Bill Moyers also recently interviewed Heather McGhee, director of Demo’s Washington office, where the research came performed. Checkout the video below:

Student Debt

Student Debt

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