Several times here over the years, we have discussed whether or not college is worth it. The perspective from which we looked at the value of a college education has always been pre-college, for the interest of high school students and parents who are wondering about their return on the sometimes unreasonable investment (cost) of higher education.
What I'd like to discuss today, however, are some viewpoints of those who have already graduated from college and entered the "real" word. What are their (and their parents') views about college's worth? Before getting into actual quotes from that group, let's take a moment to review some brief highlights from my past posts about the value of a college degree.