The Value of a College Degreee

The Value of a College Degree No one disputes the importance of getting a college degree, but just how much of a difference it can make to your financial future can be estimated based on historical data tracked by the U. S. Census Bureau. I wrote the article below for Handshake 2.0. Please follow the link or click on the title to read the entire article and view the earnings table. 

A College Degree Doubles Earnings – Handshake 2.0

The U.S. Census Bureau reports that lifetime earnings for college graduates equates to double that of those who did not go to college. Earnings increase with the level of degree earned. Having a degree can certainly open more doors (and bank accounts) compared to not having one.

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Author: Z. Kelly Queijo

Kelly is founder of Smart College Visit and Smart College Consulting. When she's not creating content for the blog or clients, tweeting, or hosting #CampusChat, she's planning her next mobile move.

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