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HUM / 115CRITICAL THINKING REFLECTION PRESENTATIONWILL RECEIVING A COLLEGE DEGREE IMPROVE YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES. CLINTON ADAMSSALLY WALTERS7/7/2016
COLLEGE IS A PATHWAY TO OPPORTUNITYIn a global economy where the most valuable skill you can sell is your knowledge, a good education is no longer just a pathway to opportunity – it is a prerequisite.– President Barack Obama2
OBJECTIVESSUCCESSFUL COLLEGE GRADUATES AND NON GRADUATESPROS OF HAVING A COLLEGE DEGREECONS OF HAVING A COLLEGE DEGREEWHAT COMPANIES ARE LOOKING FOR GRADUATES.WHAT COMPANIES ARE NOT LOOKING FOR GRADUATES.3
PATHWAY TO SUCCESS AND A BETTER LIFECollege opens doors to opportunity and expands your horizons. You will experience new points of view.Graduating from college will be a source of pride because it is a great accomplishment.You get to follow your dreams and determine your future!4
COLLEGE GRADUATES EARN MORE MONEYHigh School DropoutHigh School GraduateSome College, No DegreeAssociate's DegreeBachelor's DegreeMaster's DegreeDoctorate (Ph.D.)Professional Degree$1,102,120$1,531,400$1,863,040$1,920,680$2,742,160$3,337,800$4,449,440$5,612,760Average Lifetime Earnings5
EARN MORE BY STAYING IN SCHOOLHigh school graduatesearn $430,000 more over their lifetimes than high school dropouts.Double your income by graduating from college.An Associate’s degree is worth $390,000 more than a high school diploma.A Bachelor’s degree is worth $1.2 million more than a high school diploma.A Doctorate (Ph.D.) is worth $1.7 million more than a Bachelor’s degree.A Professional (law or medical) degree is worth $2.9 million more than a Bachelor’s degree.6
COLLEGE IS REQUIRED FOR A BETTER JOBAll of the highest paying jobs require a college degree. Jobs for college graduates include better benefits, such as health insurance and retirement plans.College graduates have half the unemployment rates of high school graduates and better job security.There are many more jobs available for college graduates than high school graduates.7
COLLEGE = LOWER UNEMPLOYMENT RATESHigh School DropoutHigh School GraduateSome College, No DegreeAssociate's DegreeBachelor's DegreeMaster's DegreeDoctorate (Ph.D.)Professional Degree9.0%5.7%5.1%3.7%2.8%2.4%2.0%1.7%Unemployment Rates8
COLLEGE HELPS YOU HELP YOUR FAMILYYou will be able to support your family with a larger salary.You will pave the way for your brothers and sisters and other relatives to go to college.

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