Rising tuition costs and student loan debt have been big news in recent months. Many are asking the question “is a college degree worth it anymore?”
Anecdotal evidence suggests that a college degree isn’t a requirement for a successful career – Zuckerberg and Bill Gates are two well-known examples of those who have done very well (obviously) without formal education.
However, as this interesting infographic by Varsity Tutors indicates, across many industries there is a strong correlation between education level and earning potential, unemployment, and much more.
It appears the more education we obtain the more prolific our career becomes…