Pro to the question "Is a College Education Worth It?"
"When compared to other types of investments, how does a college degree really stack up?
The answer is clear: higher education is a much better investment than almost any other alternative, even for the 'Class of the Great Recession' (young adults age 23-24). In today’s tough labor market, a college degree dramatically boosts the odds of finding a job and making more money.”
Cowritten with Michael Greenstone, “Where Is the Best Place to Invest $102,000—In Stocks, Bonds, or a College Degree?,” www.hamiltonproject.org, June 2011
Experts Individuals with JDs, PhDs, or other relevant advanced degrees, and individuals with graduate degrees and significant post-graduate involvement in fields relevant to the study of higher education. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]