The high cost of higher education: Is it worth it?

Friday, May 15, 2009 - 08:08 AM

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This year 3.2 million students are expected to graduate from high school and of those, roughly 70 percent will go on to get a college education. But with two-thirds of college graduates carrying debt—and the average student loan debt topping $20,000 dollars—is a college degree worth it? What does it get you in today's global economy?

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