My mom, she said that she was disappointed, because it was exploitation. You'll take a pay cut when you become a lawyer. I've gotten some comments, but people definitely make a point of mentioning it, and I feel like there are people that define me by that. Here's Ju you why Chang. Doing this means proving to people that strippers aren't always the stereotypical slut.
I'll get over to the city by around 5:30-5:45, hop on a bus or train around 6:00, and then be at work by like 8:30. Porn has really given me a lot of financial Independence. I'm so happy with what I got. Reporter: Work means pole dancing in a g-string, for men who show their appreciation by giving them tips. Reporter: So did that surprise you? Reporter: You going to go for the scores scholarship now? We reported extensively here on outrageous tuition some kids and their parents are now paying.
Exactly, and going to school full time, you don't really have time to work 40 hours a week. Reporter: Meet the young women in hot pursuit of higher education. I would say all of it, and a little extra as well. Reporter: And so you're willing to sell your time and your company in order to pay tuition? That's how you hook them. This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate. In scores clubs across the country, there are almost 500 young women dancing to pay tuition.
Oh, wow, you want to be a lawyer? So we thought about it. Pretty much all of it. Reporter: And when his buddies discover his extra-curricular activity, the response is overwhelmingly positive. Reporter: Stripping just four nights a week at scores, the money adds up, fast. My dad, he's very supportive of just, you know, the work I do, just doesn't want to talk about it. Tonight the stupts, men and women, figuring out away to strip away student loans and high tuition. How much of your college are you able to pay by taking clothes off? Reporter: But these college students say they feel less exploited doing this than, say, waiting tables.
There's so many jobs that just won't pay a wage that covers the cost of tuition so while I'm young, this is a terrific opportunity. Reporter: And belle Knox knows well the struggle to pay hefty duke university tuition. Reporter: Once again proving that the sexiest body part is the brain? That's what a first year law associate makes, if not more. Reporter: To earn tuition, dino, who's studying international trade, performs at New York's hunk-o-mania. Reporter: But that doesn't mean they dont feel the sting when people find out what they do. Essentially you're a student by day and stripper by night.
I'm jade, and I'm getting my bachelors in forensic psychology. As a waitress, I was amazed at how rude some customers could be. We're selling our time and our company. Reporter: What do their parents think of this eccentric solution to the college debt problem? How much do you make a year? Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? We are not using their full names because they have a little secret. I'm pre-law at the university of maryland-baltimore county.
Reporter: Egypt got her inspiration from an unlikely role model, the infamous duke university porn star, belle Knox. It's the girls who know how to talk to people. Reporter: Maggie says she gets straight a's as a double major. The astonishing video was uploaded to Chinese video sharing platform Miaopai which has an estimated 70 million daily users. Email us at or call 0207 782 4368.
I'm getting my masters in social work. And what I provide is company and entertainment. Reporter: And if they don't win, ironically, they'll have to rely on the conversational skills they've honed in the strip club. I've actually found of any job I've held, this to be the least exploitative. And despite being semi-naked, having had her clothes ripped from her body, the woman seems determined to continue the bout. Reporter: Egypt was eager to meet Knox when she made at appearance at her strip club, the show palace.
We work hard, even if it is showing our bodies. Test Text1 Okay, here's the question, how far would you go to pay for college? Reporter: This past Saturday, Maggie took home more in one night than she would have working 40 hours as a waitress. Get ready for the big reveal. . Reporter: A lot of judgment? It's seducing them -- It's definitely sales. Footage of the brawl has gone viral and has been viewed thousands of times But rather than blasting the women fighting, social media users instead slammed the police officers in the clip.
I want to be a lawyer, too. Sometimes a student by night, and a stripper by day. Every other weekend, she takes a 3-hour train ride from her home in Baltimore to Manhattan. Reporter: 18-year-old Egypt says she doesn't get admired for stripping, but she feels she should get respect. They are part of a new generation taking off their clothes so they don't have to take on college debt. . .