Higher Education Pays

Higher Education Pays Many Americans have opted for higher education due to the the wavering economy, but as unemployment decreases at a steady rate, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects there will be 20.5 million jobs by 2020. While the healthcare and social assistance sector is expected to have the most growth, education, manufacturing and…

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Higher Education Stimulates the Economy

Higher education stimulates the economy As more Americans are pursuing higher education during the economic downturn, the Obama Administration has made sweeping efforts to take full advantage of the increasing student population to produce graduates that stimulate the struggling economy. “We have to educate our way to a better economy,” said Arne Duncan, the U.S….

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College degrees help students get ahead

The numbers are in, and they show that individuals who graduate with a college degree have a leg up on the competition when it comes to landing a job. More than 1.8 million students will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in 2013, and 2.1 million students who graduated high school in 2011 are currently enrolled…

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