If you have a college-bound teen, it’s easy to focus on college—namely the 4-year college. Unless your student isn’t interested in staying close to home, community college probably hasn’t been added to the equation. Why should you even discuss the option? Money!
Rising concerns about student loan debt and graduate unemployment are making the process of pursuing education more stressful and uncertain than ever before. Community colleges are becoming increasingly popular options for students everywhere. Is community college a path that your teen should consider?