Should College Be A Higher Education?

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For every students that are preparing to graduate high school, they often wonder if they should attend another 4 years of school for a higher education or not. This is an argument that has been going on in the mind of these individual, just minutes away from graduating high school. For them, there are many different factors that goes into that equation such as personal’s goals, and where they stand on the issues of finances. College are not for everyone, it takes time, dedication and money. There are people who meet these requirement but in truth, they are afraid of not being able to live up to the expectation of the people around them; people who wants to go to college but are unable to afford the expenses; people who are afraid of being in debt all they lives; people who believe they are good enough at sports, thus not wanting to go to college. While these are all valid reasons, recent studies indicated that a better education is worth that risk. In the recent studies, it is believe that for those individuals whom attended college or a university, and managed to obtain a four year bachelor’s degree get more income on average than people who just have a high school diploma. Based on one online study, the editor stated that “…the actual pill of 30,000 college alumni found that the vast majority of college graduates agreed that their education was worth the cost…” (Weston “Why College Is Still Worth It Even Though It Costs Too Much). According to the studies, it is true that

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