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College is PowerA College Education Opens Doorsto a Better Job and Many Other Benefits
OverviewWhy Should You Go To College?College is the pathway to success and a better lifeCollege graduates earn more money and get betterjobsUnemployment rates are lower for college graduatesCollege will help you help your familyCollege is a lot of fun!How Do You Pay for College?2
College Graduates Earn More Money3
Earn More by Staying in SchoolHigh schoolgraduatesearn $430,000 more overtheir lifetimes than high schooldropouts.Double your income by graduating from college.An Associate’s degree is worth $390,000 more than ahigh school diploma.A Bachelor’s degree is worth $1.2 million more than ahigh school diploma.A Doctorate (Ph.D.) is worth $1.7 million more than aBachelor’s degree.A Professional (law or medical) degree is worth $2.9million more than a Bachelor’s degree.4
College is a Pathway to OpportunityIn a global economywhere the mostvaluable skill you cansell is your knowledge,a good education is nolonger just a pathwayto opportunity – it is aprerequisite.– President Barack Obama5
College is Required for a Better JobJobs for college graduates include betterbenefits, such as health insurance andretirement plans.College graduates have half the unemploymentrates of high school graduates and better jobsecurity.6
College = Lower Unemployment Rates7
College Helps You Help Your FamilyYou will be able to support your family with alarger salary.

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