Higher Ed Matter of Fact: Recession to Recovery: Degrees Matter

News Date: 6/16/2016

[img_assist|nid=2643|title=Higher Ed Matter of Fact: Recession to Recovery: Degrees Matter|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=352|height=272]During the Great Recession, workers with at least a bachelor's degree were employed at higher rates, and as a group, actually gained nearly 200,000 jobs by the end of the recession.

During the current recovery, 73 percent of the added jobs have gone to those with at least a bachelor's degree.[1]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[1] Source: Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce,
America's Divided Recovery: College Haves and Have-Nots, 2016