Not every degree is direct preparation for employment.
Will your education prepare you for the world of work, or the world of debt and underemployment?[vimeo 67277269 w=500 h=281]
A university degree no longer guarantees a higher salary. These days, it no longer ensures employability. With rising education costs, a shrinking job market, and the oversaturation of some academic majors in the workforce, a university degree is no longer Job Assurance.
What can you do?
- Explore career choices early,
- Make informed decisions when declaring their college education goal, and to
- Consider technical skill acquisition,
- Real-world application and academics (career technical programs) in tandem with a classic education. This balanced approach to life and learning results in a well-educated and employed workforce.
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