10 Ways Education Costs More Than The Entire Olympics

The London Olympics were quite an extravagant affair. But they’re nothing compared to the cost of an education these days. In fact, you’d have to sell 41 gold medals just to pay off your students loans. 41! That’s a few more than Michael Phelps won, to be sure.

So if you’re wondering if you’re better off hosting an entire Olympics or going to college (I know you are…) then you are going to want to check out this whimsical-yet-terrifying infographic from Student Loan Hero. Okay, the Olympics isn’t as expensive as ONE person going to college. But still, it’s scary how much more expensive education is than the lavish show put on in London last week.