As College Costs Rise, So Do Executive Salaries

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The president of Suffolk University is the nation's highest-paid college chief. That's according to a new report out Monday in "The Chronicle of Higher Education."

But David Sargent, who makes $2.8 million in total, isn't the only one with a sizeable pay check. Compensation packages have increased for leaders of both private and public institutions.

For a closer look at the trends, we turn to Jeff Selingo, editor of "The Chronicle of Higher Education."

This program aired on November 17, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.



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