15 Feb

Is a College Degree Worth It in 2016?

Is a College Degree Worth It in 2016?
Third we must analyze: Does an 18-year-old need to spend five years and $ 100,000 for the opportunity to meet people, get a good education, learn about yourself, and land a “good job”? Let’s break it down. How much is meeting people worth? Adults tell …
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thehustle.co


Why You Don’t Need a College Degree to Succeed
Most people think that a college education is crucial for success in today’s working world. However, many people also lament the outrageous cost of tuition these days. In fact, over the past several decades, tuition rates have increased at about twice the …
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wisebread.com


5 years of high school can net students college degree
Tanaya Kellom, 16, looks at her new Baker College school ID with classmate Syncere Thurman, 15, both juniors at University High School in Ferndale during the orientation at Baker College’s Auburn Hills campus on Tuesday. (Photo: Jessica J. Trevino …
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Detroit Free Press


State college system faces rebranding
Yet the issue of the name change remains a sensitive one for many of the college presidents and trustees, who are seeking acknowledgment of the system’s increasing role in higher education, including granting four-year degrees. Thomas Leitzel …
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FLORIDA TODAY


Gaming degree pushes students further into tech world
Instructors are expanding the doorway for students interested in the world of technology as they create a new Flathead Valley Community College degree around programming and game design. Program Director Jim Goudy said the programing and game development …
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Daily Inter Lake