Some opinions on the matter can be found HERE.
Don’t believe that they are? Well check this out:
A recent report (click HERE for the study)by two economists at the University of California found that over the past four decades the time college students spend in class and studying has decreased substantially, from 40 hours a week in 1961 to 27 hours a week in 2003.
Meanwhile another study showed that colleges are spending less money on instruction and more on recreation and student services. Guess first, then read.