Some people may think that attending college is a waste of time and money, while others feel that college gives them valuable skill in the real world. College graduates are more favorable to have better jobs than non-college degree holders. As our generation is rapidly changing, the work-force is getting tougher which means having a higher college degree is important in today’s world as it nearly impossible to get a high paying job with a high school diploma. Employers wants people that know what they are doing and so does our society.
It is an undeniable fact that the cost of college degree is high, and a lot college degree holder have huge student loan to pay after graduation but the gain at long run outweighs the cost of college degree as demand for college degree holders is increasing.” According to the new data which is based on an analysis of the labor Department statistics by Economic Policy Institute in Washington. Americans with four-year college degree made 98 percent more an hour on average in 2013 than people without a degree.”
This is because there are not enough college degree holder in the labor market.
Despite the argument that college degree does not grantee success, not having a college degree is not a better alternative either.
Nonetheless, going to college can also give students the opportunity network and develop personal connections among other students who are also interested in the career field.