States with the most/least student debt

POSTED: 10:10 AM Nov 15 2011   UPDATED: 8:25 AM Sep 12 2014

Nearly 19 percent of people with student loans owe more than $50,000, according to a report from the Federal Reserve, and that number is expected to rise. Take a look at which states' residents have the most and least student debt.

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The Project on Student Debt looked at Class of 2012 debt levels to determine what states owe the most -- and the least -- money after graduation. The figures shown represent all four-year schools, public and private.

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