College & Workforce Readiness Opinion

More Debate on the Value of a Degree

By Richard Whitmire — March 07, 2011 1 min read
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Paul Krugman in the Times. (Which men are not earning at the same rate as women.) Does this mean degrees matter less?

Much of this debate misses the point by measuring only the four-year degree, overlooking the reality that even many blue collar jobs require post-high school study of some kind.

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