Paying for College

EFC: The Expected Family Contribution

"How much will college cost this family?"

That may be the most asked, or at least pondered, question for any parents doing some serious thinking about their high schooler's higher education. Enter the Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) and the EFC Calculator.

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