Colleges Address Specter of Student DebtMay 29, 2018 |
by Nancy Lowry
A Georgetown University study reports that by 2020, 65 percent of job vacancies will require some postsecondary education and training.
A total of 13 million, the report says will require a baccalaureate degree, while 7 million will require an associate’s degree and 6 million will require a graduate degree.
However, the study also notes, “Without major changes to the U.S. postsecondary education system, the economy will fall short 5 million workers with postsecondary degrees by 2020.”