Millennials: The Next Greatest Generation?
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Why Is College in America So Expensive?

Why Is College in America So Expensive? | Millennials:  The Next Greatest Generation? | Scoop.it
The outrageous price of a U.S. degree is unique in the world.
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Americans under age 35 with a bachelor’s degree performed below their similarly educated peers in 14 other countries on the test of practical math skills. In other words, they did only slightly better than high-school graduates in Finland.
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College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want? - The

College students say they want a degree for a job. Are they getting what they want? - The | Millennials:  The Next Greatest Generation? | Scoop.it
A poll found that two-thirds of 14- to 23-year-old students want a degree to provide financial security. Colleges have been slow to react to this shift in the mind-set.
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It’s nearly impossible anymore for colleges to arm students with the vocational hard skills they’ll need to last more than a few years in almost any job after graduation.
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