Is there too much emphasis placed on a college degree in our culture?
In our modern age of information where everything you could ever dream about learning can be connected to through the internet and online databases, why is there so much emphasis placed on a college education in our culture?
Today and into the future, a decent college education and the degree it confers are becoming ever more essential to a comfortable life. read more
I don't think so. Completing a college degree is a feat in and of itself. It tells employers that you can achieve a goal and likely have a higher level of education than those that did not attend college. I know some people are questioning the worth of college degree since college grads are often burdened with a lot of debt. However, when you consider the much lower unemployment rate for college grads than those who did not go to college, it makes getting a college degree appear to be a sound economic decision.
by PaulStaley122 months ago
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by Earl S. Wynn2 years ago
Does having a college degree make you smarter or merely more skilled?
by globaltechsource2 years ago
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by CWanamaker5 years ago
If you have a college degree, has it helped you obtain a higher paying job?If not, do you regret spending the money to go to school?
by Sondra Rochelle2 years ago
Do you have a college degree? Which one, or ones?
by Sophia Angelique7 years ago
'“It would be fine if we had an alternative system [for students who don’t get college degrees], but we’re virtually unique among industrialized countries in terms of not having another system and relying so...
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