Website shares how much community college degrees are worth
[trib_ndn vid=24895177]EL CAJON, Calif. – A new tool for community college students to see how much their degree is worth went online Wednesday.
The California Community College system came up with a website “Salary Surfer” to provide perspective students the ability to check the average income of graduates from the most popular campus programs.
Anyone can log on and search their area of interest and navigate to a specific program.
“It shows the tremendous return on investment of students when they enter these programs,” California Community Colleges Chancellor Brice Harris said. “Students who complete an associate degree with one of our institutions practically double their income within two years after their graduation and they triple their income within the five years after they graduate.”
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