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Too Much College

GOOD OL' BAD GUY Wrote: Jun 27, 2012 5:00 PM
English skills are one thing but typing skills are something different. How does the following meet with your superior intellect? When you get time, tell us what it’s like to be perfect. "Why anyone with a degree in Underwater Basket Weaving a better employee than someone with four years of work experience is a mystery."
In President Barack Obama's 2012 State of the Union address, he said that "higher education can't be a luxury. It is an economic imperative that every family in America should be able to afford." Such talk makes for political points, but there's no evidence that a college education is an economic imperative. A good part of our higher education problem, explaining its spiraling cost, is that a large percentage of students currently attending college are ill-equipped and incapable of doing real college work. They shouldn't be there wasting their own resources and those of their families and taxpayers. Let's look at...