High Costs, Uncertain Benefits

High Costs, Uncertain Benefits

What Do Americans Without a College Degree Think About Postsecondary Education?

Posted: April 17, 2015
Author(s): Andrew P. Kelly
Organization(s): American Enterprise Institute

The path to economic mobility increasingly runs through postsecondary education. However, many adults without a college degree aspire to some higher credential but overestimate the cost of higher education and are deterred from pursuing their education aspirations further, says a recent report from the American Enterprise Institute.