When you are deciding which college to go to, you may have come across private colleges and public colleges. Many people didn’t even know that there were private and public colleges, or what the difference between them is. We will look at the two different types of institutions so you can decide which one would be best for you to attend.
The first thing to look at is what exactly a private college is. A private college or university is an independent school that is generally privately funded and sets its own rules, policies, and goals. Majority of the time, private schools are also affiliated with different religious denominations or are gender specific. Private institutions may only have one area of study, like only liberal arts or humanities, or may offer a broad range to study.
On the other hand, public colleges and universities are normally funded through public means like through the national government or state government. Public institutions also have to a