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Lyss Welding

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Lyss Welding is a staff writer for BestColleges' Data Center. Lyss has previously assisted academic research, curriculum development, and educational program evaluation. They have presented on topics related to data collection and use at the Data Science for Social Good and Illinois Continuous Quality Improvement conferences. Lyss holds a bachelor's degree in linguistics from the University of Chicago.

Contributions

Data Reports
How Much Does Law School Cost?
Lyss Welding
September 23, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Data Reports
How Much Does Medical School Cost?
Lyss Welding
September 22, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Data Reports
College Graduation Rates
Lyss Welding
September 16, 2022 • ~4 Min Read
News
Is College Worth the Cost? Less Than Half of Students Think So.
Lyss Welding
September 14, 2022 • ~2 Min Read
Research
Online Learning Statistics
Lyss Welding
September 9, 2022 • ~5 Min Read
Research
Why Is College Important? The Top Reasons According to Students
Evan Castillo, Lyss Welding
September 8, 2022 • ~2 Min Read
Research
Student Loan Forgiveness: 2022 Statistics
Lyss Welding
August 26, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
How Long Does It Take to Pay Off Student Loans?
Lyss Welding
August 26, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
Average Student Loan Payment
Lyss Welding
August 26, 2022 • ~5 Min Read
Research
Student Loan Debt by State
Lyss Welding
August 25, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
Student Loan Debt by Year
Lyss Welding
August 12, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
Student Loan Debt by Race
Lyss Welding
August 3, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
College Cost Per Credit Hour
Lyss Welding
August 2, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
Average Student Loan Interest Rates
Lyss Welding
July 18, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
U.S. College Enrollment Decline Statistics
Lyss Welding
July 13, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
College Enrollment Statistics in the U.S.
Lyss Welding
July 6, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Research
Average Cost of College in the U.S.
Lyss Welding
June 24, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
How DACA Students Pay Federal Taxes
Lyss Welding
June 21, 2022 • ~5 Min Read
Resource
A Complete Guide to Parent PLUS Loans
Lyss Welding
June 9, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
9 Ways Dads Can Afford Going Back to School
Lyss Welding
June 7, 2022 • ~4 Min Read
Resource
7 Tips to Decorate Your Dorm on a Budget
Lyss Welding
June 7, 2022 • ~3 Min Read
Blog
This LGBTQ+ Grad Fights the System — and Her Student Loan Debt
Lyss Welding
May 27, 2022 • ~4 Min Read
Resource
How to Sublet an Apartment
Lyss Welding
May 10, 2022 • ~4 Min Read
Resource
Financial Aid for LGBTQ+ College Students
Lyss Welding
May 10, 2022 • ~5 Min Read
Research
Average Student Loan Debt Statistics in the U.S.
Lyss Welding
May 5, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Blog
6 Ways College Finances Affect Mental Health
Lyss Welding
April 27, 2022 • ~1 Min Read
Resource
How to Become an Air Traffic Controller
Lyss Welding
April 26, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
How to Become a Social Work Case Manager
Lyss Welding
April 19, 2022 • ~1 Min Read
Blog
How to Advocate for Mental Health in College: Real Students’ Stories
Lyss Welding
April 14, 2022 • ~4 Min Read
Blog
Why Depression Hits Different in College
Lyss Welding
April 12, 2022 • ~5 Min Read
Resource
2022 Tax Filing Guide: Filing Taxes as a Student
Lyss Welding
April 6, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Blog
How to Become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Lyss Welding
March 8, 2022 • ~1 Min Read
Resource
How to Become a Mortician
Lyss Welding
February 4, 2022 • ~5 Min Read
Resource
What To Know About Being a Surgical Technician
Lyss Welding
February 3, 2022 • ~3 Min Read
Resource
A Parent’s Guide to Trade School
Lyss Welding
February 2, 2022 • ~4 Min Read
Resource
Social Work Salary: How Much Does a Social Worker Make?
Lyss Welding
January 4, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Blog
15 Social Work Jobs
Lyss Welding
January 3, 2022 • ~6 Min Read
Resource
How to Become a Social Worker
Lyss Welding
September 30, 2021 • ~5 Min Read