How Valuable Is a College Degree?, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: At Issue Series
  • Noel Merino
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  • ISBN-10: 0737776382
  • ISBN-13: 9780737776386
  • DDC: 331.11
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 103 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released April 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Provides a wide range of opinions on a specific social issue. Offers a variety of perspectives-eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper and magazine accounts, and many more-to illuminate the issue. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations point to sources for further research.

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At Issue Series

The At Issue series includes a wide range of opinion on a single controversial subject. Each volume includes primary and secondary sources from a variety of perspectives -- eyewitnesses, scientific journals, government officials and many others. Extensive bibliographies and annotated lists of relevant organizations to contact offer a gateway to future research.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Books in the At Issue Series.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Rising Cost of Not Going to College.
2: A College Degree Remains a Good Investment but Debt Is an Issue.
3: A College Degree Is Not a Smart Investment for Everyone.
4: A Four-Year College Degree Is Not Preparing People for Today’s Jobs.
5: Strengthening Our Economy Through College for All.
6: The Economy Does Not Depend on Higher Education.
7: There Are Economic Benefits from Obtaining a College Degree.
8: The Value of a College Degree Is Diminishing Over Time.
9: National Security and Prosperity Depend on Greater College Completion.
10: A College Education Is a Right, Not an Investment.
11: There Should Be Alternatives to the Four-Year College Degree.
12: College Diplomas Are Meaningless. This Is How to Fix Them.
Organizations to Contact.
Bibliography.
Index.