In today’s job market, a college degree is no longer an option, but a necessity. According to a 2016 study by the Georgetown University Center on Education, there has been a dramatic shift in the structure of the American workforce since the 2008 recession with four-year college graduates now comprising a larger share of the workforce than those without a college degree. A high school diploma is simply no longer sufficient to be competitive in today’s world.
Attending college is a major decision and can be a stressful time in anyone’s life, whether you’re fresh out of high school or have been in the work force for a few years and a need a change.”
Fortunately, there is a wealth of helpful information to help make the transition go smoothly, and ensure students and families are ready for college life and a change in atmosphere.