Christian colleges try eliminating tuition to draw students

As Christian schools adapt their education models to an unfriendly market, several are experimenting with offering free tuition to some or all of their students.

Sattler College President Zack Johnson said some students came to his office in tears of happiness after the announcement.

Sattler president Johnson wants the tuition-free model to encourage students to choose an educational institution where they will experience Christian formation without worrying about money. Most of Sattler’s freshman class this year are the first in their family to attend college, said Johnson.

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