There’s a question sparking debates as tuition rates spiral out of control and unemployment for college grads hits record levels. Is a college degree worth it?
For many people, the value of a degree is not just the earnings impact over your lifetime, but the experiences and personal development that occur during these years. Maturing into a focused, passionate learner can help you find opportunities for career progression.
With work taking up almost half of your waking hours each day, don’t you want to spend your career working at a meaningful, empowering job? Because if you love your job, magical things start to happen that are worth much more than your paycheck. The pay is an added bonus.
The infographic below attempts to work through this important topic and weigh the pros and cons of going to college.
Is College Still Worth It – Graphic by Degree Jungle