New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education volume 2013, issue 139, P67-76 2013 DOI: 10.1002/ace.20065 View full text
Sharon Szymanski, Richard Wells

Abstract: College does not always help you. It does not guarantee you the job that you want, or even a good paying one. Why spend thousands of dollars (on college tuition) when you could be working and making thousands instead? Student, The Harry Van Arsdale Jr. Center for Labor Studies (personal communication, March 7, 2012)There are many fields of work and labor that don't require a four year education. This however doesn't mean that some sort of education beyond high school isn't necessary. For starters, even manual…

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