Student Debt Is Growing, But So Is the Value of College
Anthony P. Carnevale, Medium
The cost of college continues to be a hurdle for many students, but this reality doesn’t make a college degree less valuable. Policy changes, such as free community college, could make a difference by lowering the risk for low-income students to pursue higher education.
In the meantime, we should encourage more people to go to college while arming them with the information they need to plan for their futures, writes Anthony Carnevale of the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce in this essay.