Value of a college education
Value of a college education
The economics, Is a college degree still worth it?

What to get out of a college education

What is College for?, Value of college

America's Most Overrated Product: the Bachelor's Degree

High costs of college education

College at risk, Advantage of a college degree

Why go to College?, Advice for college freshmen

Drop the college-for-all crusade, College basics

Is college education worth the money?

Is college education essential for Americans? (with video)

Higher education at wikipedia

Higher education in the U.S. at wikipedia

Economic figures are correlations, not cause effect relationiships. Those with college degrees are generally more intelligent, more motivated and wealthier to begin with. Success correlates with initiative regardless of education level.

In addition to providing career skills, college broadens perspectives, introduces a range of peers, and provides potential mentors and participation opportunities. On the one hand these opportunities can be found outside of college, on the other they can be ignored by college students.

A significant fraction of those with college degrees lack most of the advantages generally associated with a college education.