Florida A&M Signs with Cengage to Increase Textbook Affordability

Campus Technology: Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) has set up an inclusive access model for its students, to encourage them to purchase textbooks and class materials as a bundle deal. The institution signed on with Cengage for the company's Cengage Unlimited offering.

According to the two organizations, students will pay less than $123 each academic year for a subscription that grants them access to ebooks, study guides and access codes, covering many of the programs offered at the institution. The university reported that in 2019, the average cost of textbooks and supplies annually for students at FAMU was $1,138.

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