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‘Assessing the value of a college education is not a hard-and-fast calculation’

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From the Chronicle of Higher Education:

In the Pew survey, all respondents were asked about the “main purpose” of college. Forty-seven percent said “to teach knowledge and skills that can be used in the workplace,” 39 percent said “to help an individual grow personally and intellectually,” and 12 percent said “both equally.”

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