Student Loan Debt

778 Words Nov 16th, 2015 4 Pages
Markevia Lee
Wendy Norris
Persuasive Speech Rough Draft Outline

Title: Student loan Debt Crisis
Speaker: Markevia Lee
Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience of their choice of taking out student loans.
Thesis Statement: College is not something to put off until after you have graduated, students need to find ways to pay for college before they graduate. I. Introduction:
Attention-getter: The increasing trend of college students graduating with significant more student loan debt than job prospects is both alarming and detrimental to the future growth of the nation. The cost of education and the widespread of federal student loans have created an education bubble to rival the housing boom that sparked the recession of
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The government needs to work to reduce the cost of college tuition because college is necessary in a competitive economy, tuition has become too expensive for the majority of average Americans, and the current system of financial aid is ineffective. 2. Government incentives for giving out private loans freely 3. Will foster smarter economic decisions in terms of which college to choose. 4. Government can intervene to spur colleges to lower astronomical rates 5. Base on class statistics 83 percent out of 16 percent thinks the government should forgive student loan debt once a student has completed college and has obtain a job in the field of study.
Source: (http://www.baltimoresun.com/business/federal-workplace/bs-md-fd-workplace-loans-2015103-story.html.)
Transition: (students often borrow and spend more money than their budget allows.) 1. Class statistics 92 percent believe many Americans are using loan money for living expenses and other bills.
Source: (http://www.financialaidfinder.com/student-loan-search/living-expenses/.) 2. A student with poor budget awareness may run out of money necessary to buy books, pay tuition, or for other important expenses of living. 3. Many college students may be working with credit or debit cards for the first time in their lives, and without proper

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