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College Planning Calculator

A college education can open doors to career opportunities for your child. Giving the gift of college, however, can be an expensive prospect. That's why it's so important to begin planning today. Our College Planning tool will help you estimate how much college will cost and how much you'll need to invest to meet your goal.


Tools are for informational purposes only and are based on the numbers input by individuals. Dreyfus does not guarantee accuracy or applicability to any particular investor's circumstances. As you work through the planner, please note that the pursuit of higher total return rates involves taking on increased investment risk.