FILE - In this May 10, 2014 file photo, a graduate of Northwest Florida State College wears her cap during commencement in Niceville, Fla. University students who graduated this past spring and used loans to pay for their education will face their first bill in coming weeks as the six-month grace period on federal and private education loans winds down. (AP Photo/Northwest Florida Daily, Nick Tomecek)

Indiana’s college grads’ average debt was $28K

A new report that ranks Indiana’s college student debt as the nation’s 16th-highest says the state’s 2013 graduates were saddled with an average student loan debt of more than $28,000.