Canadian Medical School to Sell Slots to Saudis for $75K

March 15, 2011

Nova Scotia's Dalhousie University is selling 10 spaces in its medical school class to Saudi Arabia for $75,000 each per year, the Chronicle Herald of Halifax reported Saturday. The school's dean told the newspaper that the premium pricing would help the university offset a loss of funding from the government and the aftermath of an "accreditation problem."

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